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  • Spitting Blood
    Spitting Blood (English, Paperback) Helen Bynum

    The story of tuberculosis is a rich and fascinating one. It is a complex and ancient disease that, after many years of virtual disappearance in the developed world, is now making something of a comeback. Helen Bynum tracks the historical development of the disease, and considers the challenges it presents to the modern world.

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  • Botanical Sketchbook
    Botanical Sketchbook (Hardback) William F. Bynum, Helen Bynum

    Illuminates a range of intriguing characters, from many different countries and cultures, including Germany, France, Italy, America, Australia, Japan and China.

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  • Botanical Sketchbooks
    Botanical Sketchbooks (English, Hardback) Helen Bynum

    Recording the world of plant and animal life and documenting the strange beauty of the natural world have been human passions ever since the first cave paintings. While there are many histories of botanical art featuring beautiful paintings and finished drawings, the artists' preparatory sketches, first impressions, and scribbled notes on paper are rarely seen. But it is often these early attempts...

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  • Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World
    Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World (Hardback) Helen Bynum

    Guides to the rich histories, significance and uses of over 80 key plants in 69 entries, revealing our relationship with them, both utilitarian and aesthetic, and their multiple benefits and cultural associations.

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  • Great Discoveries in Medicine
    Great Discoveries in Medicine (English, Hardback) William F. Bynum, Helen Bynum

    Provides an account of the evolution of medical knowledge and practice from ancient Egypt, India and China to todays technology, from letting blood to keyhole surgery, from the theory of humours to the genetic revolution.

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  • Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World
    Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World (English, Hardback) Helen Bynum

    Imagine a typical morning--munching on a bowl of cereal, sipping coffee, dressing for the day, riding to work. Every moment of this common routine draws on the power of plants, and the centuries of development that brought wheat, coffee beans, cotton, and rubber--among many others--into our daily lives....

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  • Spitting Blood
    Spitting Blood (English, Hardback) Helen Bynum

    The story of tuberculosis is a rich and fascinating one. It is a complex and ancient disease that, after many years of virtual disappearance in the developed world, is now making something of a comeback. Helen Bynum tracks the historical development of the disease, and considers the challenges it presents to the modern world.

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  • Dictionary of Medical Biography
    Dictionary of Medical Biography (English, Hardback) William F. Bynum

    Treating and preventing disease has always been the most important task in society, and that task ultimately falls to one of the most respected and admired figures in any culture - the healer. This work provides a biographical coverage of major medical practitioners in all times and cultures. It also covers practitioners of alternative medicines.

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