The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity

By: Porter, Roy

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Set to become the standard work on the history of medicine, this book is also a treasure trove of historical surprises. Roy Porter shows how lemons did as much as Nelson to defeat Napoleon and how African slaves became immune to malaria.

Title: The Greatest Benefit to Mankind: A Medical History of Humanity

Author Name: Porter, Roy

Categories: History,

Publisher: Fontana Press: 1999-02-01

ISBN Number: 0006374549

ISBN Number 13: 9780006374541

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Good

Type: Paperback

Size: 19 to 25 cm tall, Octavo, (8vo)

Seller ID: 113670