The Growth Of Medicine From The Earliest Times To About 1800 by Albert H. Buck

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The history of medicine shows how societies have changed in their approach to illness and disease from ancient times to the present.

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Almost by accident, a few authentic drugs based on the wisdom and herbal lore of the past were developed: quinine, digitalis, and cocaine.

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