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Author Laes, Christian
Title Disabilities in Roman Antiquity : Disparate Bodies a Capite Ad Calcem
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2013
©2013
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (332 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Mnemosyne, Supplements, History and Archaeology of Classical Antiquity Ser. ; v.356
Mnemosyne, Supplements, History and Archaeology of Classical Antiquity Ser
Note This is the first volume ever to systematically study the subject of disabilities in the Roman world. The contributors examine the topic from head to toe: mental and intellectual disability, alcoholism, visual impairment, speech disorder, hermaphroditism, monstrous births, mobility problems, osteology and visual representations of disparate bodies
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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: Laes, Christian Disabilities in Roman Antiquity : Disparate Bodies a Capite Ad Calcem Leiden : BRILL,c2013 9789004248311
Subject Medicine, Greek and Roman -- History.;People with mental disabilities -- Rome -- History.;People with disabilities -- Rome -- History.;Medical archaeology
Electronic books
Alt Author Goodey, Chris
Rose, M. Lynn
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