GARRISON, Daniel H.
A cultural history of the human body. Edited by Linda Kalof and William Bynum. 6 vols.London: Berg Publishers, 2010.
"A Cultural History of The Human Body presents an authoritative survey from ancient times to the present. This set of six volumes covers 2800 years of the human body as a physical, social, spiritual and cultural object.
"Each volume discusses the same themes in its chapters:
"Volume 1: A Cultural History of the Human Body in Antiquity (750 BCE - 1000 CE)
Subjects: Social or Sociopolitical Histories of Medicine & the Life Sciences
Vesalius: The China Root epistle. A new translation and critical edition, edited and translated by Daniel H. Garrison, with added illustrations from the 1543 and 1555 De humani corporis fabrica.New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Subjects: ANATOMY › 16th Century, INFECTIOUS DISEASE › SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES › Syphilis, PHARMACOLOGY › PHARMACEUTICALS › Botanic Sources of Single Component Drugs