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The Resource Would you believe cobwebs stop wounds bleeding? and other medical marvels, Richard Platt

Would you believe cobwebs stop wounds bleeding? and other medical marvels, Richard Platt

Label
Would you believe cobwebs stop wounds bleeding? and other medical marvels
Title
Would you believe cobwebs stop wounds bleeding? and other medical marvels
Statement of responsibility
Richard Platt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume describes the painful and frequently distasteful medical practices that our ancestors employed such as using leeches, eating snail shells or body snatching, as well as those that are still used around the world. It includes alternative therapies and medical discoveries that changed the face of medical practice
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Platt, Richard
Dewey number
  • 610
  • 610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Medicine
  • Medical innovations
  • Discoveries in science
  • Alternative medicine
  • Non-Fiction 9+
  • Personal Issues
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Would you believe cobwebs stop wounds bleeding? and other medical marvels, Richard Platt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
9780199114962
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780199114962
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
Would you believe cobwebs stop wounds bleeding? and other medical marvels, Richard Platt
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
9780199114962
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780199114962
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

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