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Published: 25 July 2018

1064 Pages

6-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199734146

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The Oxford Handbook of Science and Medicine in the Classical World

Edited by Paul Keyser and with John Scarborough

Oxford Handbooks

  • The inclusion of alchemy and astrology as sciences.
  • The extension of "classical" to 650 ce, rather than stopping much earlier (e.g., 180 ce or 320 ce).
  • Exploration of science throughout ancient civilizations