Author Azar, Henry
Title Sage of Seville : Ibn Zuhr, His Time and his Medical Legacy
Imprint Cairo : American University in Cairo Press, 2000
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Transliteration and Dating -- Introduction -- Landmarks in the History of Muslim Spain -- The Zuhr Medical Dynasty -- Ibn Zuhr's Work: A Three-Step Metamorphosis -- "When I was an adolescent . . ." -- Khawass Occult Remedies and Other Astounding Recipes -- A Warty Tumor of the Gut and Meat Diet -- Ibn Rushd (Averroes) and Ibn Zuhr: A Cordial Rivalry -- Ibn Maymun (Maimonides): Ibn Zuhr's Medical Disciple and a " Second Moses" -- From Johannitius to John of Capua and the Translation of Kitab al- taysir -- Ibn Zuhr's Influence in the West: His Eclipse and Rediscovery -- Epilogue -- Appendices -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Azar, Henry Sage of Seville : Ibn Zuhr, His Time and his Medical Legacy Cairo : American University in Cairo Press,c2000 9789774161551
Subject Medicine, Arab--Spain--Seville--History--12th century
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