Pills, Powders & Potions

Pills, Powders & Potions

A History Of Medication

Book - 2006
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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.
ISBN: 9781410913401
Characteristics: 56 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Pills, powders, and potions


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