Pills, Powders & Potions
A History Of MedicationBook - 2006
Read this history of medication and find out how pills, powders, and potions were a part of medical history. Learn why doctors are sometimes called quacks. Find out why snails and brown sugar were important for treating someone with a sore throat. Discover how people in ancient times treated illness. Read these real-life stories and fascinating news reports to learn how medicine has changed throughout the years. Eye-catching photographs help you visualize medical treatment and conditions in this painful history of medicine book.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Raintree, c2006.
Characteristics: 56 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Pills, powders, and potions