More Details about The Medical Millennium : 1000 Pioneers Who Have Contributed to the Development of Medicine over the Last 1000 Years

General Information  
Author(s)H S J Lee
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISBN9781850704669
Pages120
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearFebruary 2000

Description

This is an extensively illustrated review of 1000 notable men and women who have contributed most to our current knowledge of medicine and surgery over the past 1000 years. Its publication celebrates what has truly been the medical millennium - an unprecedented triumph of human endeavor as succeeding generations of pioneers have built on the work of earlier doctors and scientists to provide yet further insights and advances during an extraordinary era of progress stretching from folklore to high science. Handsomely bound, this is an educational and absorbing record of the heroes and heroines of the medical millennium.