Hospitals and Healing from Antiquity to the Later Middle Ages
The first part of this collection brings together a selection of Peregrine Horden's papers on the history of hospitals and related institutions of welfare provision from their origins in Late Antiquity to their medieval flourishing in Byzantium and the Islamic lands as well as in western Europe. The hospital is seen in a variety of original contexts, from demography and fa...more
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published August 11th 2008 by Variorum
(first published 2008)
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