Confluences of Medicine in Medieval Japan

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan by Karen M. Gerhart [Repost]

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan by Karen M. Gerhart
English | Aug 18, 2009 | ISBN: 0824832612 | 286 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This study is the first in the English language to explore the ways medieval Japanese sought to overcome their sense of powerlessness over death. By attending to both religious practice and ritual objects used in funerals in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, it seeks to provide a new understanding of the relationship between the two.

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan  

Posted by yousufhunk at July 15, 2011
The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan
University of Hawaii Press | August 2009 | ISBN-10: 0824832612 | 259 pages | PDF | 6.4 MB

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan
Karen M. Gerhart (Author)
Thief, the Cross and the Wheel: Pain and the Spectacle of Punishment in Medieval and Renaissance Europe

Mitchell B. Merback, "Thief, the Cross and the Wheel: Pain and the Spectacle of Punishment in Medieval and Renaissance Europe"
English | 1999 | ISBN: 1861890265 | PDF | pages: 354 | 6.3 mb

Principles of Medicine in Africa (4th Edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 4, 2016
Principles of Medicine in Africa (4th Edition)

Principles of Medicine in Africa (4th Edition) by David Mabey, Geoffrey Gill, Eldryd Parry, Martin W. Weber, Christopher J. M. Whitty
Cambridge University Press | English | 2013 | ISBN: 1107002516 | 928 Pages | PDF | 42.34 MB

Principles of Medicine in Africa combines classical clinical medicine with a rich understanding of the major environmental and cultural influences on health and disease, providing comprehensive guidance for anyone intending to practise medicine in Africa.

War and State Building in Medieval Japan by John Ferejohn  

Posted by tanas.olesya at July 20, 2015
War and State Building in Medieval Japan by John Ferejohn

War and State Building in Medieval Japan by John Ferejohn
English | Apr 20, 2010 | ISBN: 0804763704, 0804763712 | 194 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The nation state as we know it is a mere four or five hundred years old. Remarkably, a central government with vast territorial control emerged in Japan at around the same time as it did in Europe, through the process of mobilizing fiscal resources and manpower for bloody wars between the 16th and 17th centuries.
The Art of Medicine in Early China: The Ancient and Medieval Origins of a Modern Archive

The Art of Medicine in Early China: The Ancient and Medieval Origins of a Modern Archive by Miranda Brown
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1107097053 | 250 pages | PDF | 5 MB

A History of Business in Medieval Europe, 1200-1550  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 24, 2016
A History of Business in Medieval Europe, 1200-1550

Edwin S. Hunt, James Murray, "A History of Business in Medieval Europe, 1200-1550"
1999 | ISBN-10: 0521499232, 0521495814 | 288 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Savoring Power, Consuming the Times: The Metaphors of Food in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Literature

Pina Palma, "Savoring Power, Consuming the Times: The Metaphors of Food in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Literature"
English | ISBN: 0268038392 | 2013 | 443 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Sept. 6, 2016
Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age (Repost)

Michael Vassallo and Stephen Allen, "Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age"
English | ISBN: 1840760907 | 2007 | PDF | 128 pages | 3,5 MB

Outsiders: The Humanity and Inhumanity of Giants in Medieval French Prose Romance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at July 12, 2016
Outsiders: The Humanity and Inhumanity of Giants in Medieval French Prose Romance

Sylvia Huot, "Outsiders: The Humanity and Inhumanity of Giants in Medieval French Prose Romance"
2016 | ISBN-10: 0268031126 | 368 pages | PDF | 2 MB