Posts Tagged: medieval history

Crafting a (Written) Science of Surgery: The First European Surgical Texts

By Monica Green One of the challenges of medicine, in so far as it is a body of accumulated knowledge, is turning practices into words in order to preserve them. In some areas of medicine, the words themselves are the

Crafting a (Written) Science of Surgery: The First European Surgical Texts

By Monica Green One of the challenges of medicine, in so far as it is a body of accumulated knowledge, is turning practices into words in order to preserve them. In some areas of medicine, the words themselves are the