Power and Knowledge: Astrology, Physiognomics, and Medicine under the Roman Empire (The Body, In Theory: Histories of Cultural Materialism)
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Power and Knowledge: Astrology, Physiognomics, and Medicine under the Roman Empire (The Body, In Theory: Histories of Cultural Materialism) by Tamsyn Barton

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Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • History of medicine,
  • Social history,
  • Rome,
  • Ancient Rome - History,
  • Philosophy Of Science,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Science,
  • Astrology, Roman,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • History,
  • Occultism and science

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7633746M
ISBN 10047210425X
ISBN 109780472104253

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