LUQĀ AL-BA'ALBAKKI, Qustā ibn (Costa ben Luca, Constabulus)
Qustā ibn Lūqā's medical regime for the pilgrims to Mecca. The Risāla fī tabīr safar al-hajj. Edited with translation and commentary by Gerrit Bos.Leiden: Brill, 1992.
The only known early health guide for the pilgrim to Mecca, by the Syrian Melkite Christian physician, scientist and translator.
Subjects: BYZANTINE MEDICINE, COUNTRIES, CONTINENTS AND REGIONS › Saudi Arabia, MEDIEVAL MEDICINE , MEDIEVAL MEDICINE › Medieval Islamic or Arab Medicine