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Medical Practices in Ancient America by  Miguel G Peredo - Paperback - 3rd Printing - 1985 - from Bookmarc's and Biblio.com

Medical Practices in Ancient America

by Peredo, Miguel G

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket as Issued


Mexico, DF, Mexico: Ediciones Euroamericanas, 1985. BU6 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated green wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus there is a small crease on the front cover at the top right corner plus there is some light overall rubbing. This is volume seven in the publisher's Biblioteca Interamericana Bilingue series. Illustrated with monochrome drawings and full page color plates. A bilingual book, Spanish and English, about the how the practice of medicine was performed in the Americas in during the period immediately following the conquest and colonization by the Spanish. This is book is based on thirty-four accounts of the medical sciences in America during this period documenting the fusion of native American and Hispanic cultures. 223p.. 3rd Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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