↠ Mummies, Disease and Ancient Cultures || ☆ PDF Read by ☆ Aidan Cockburn
Aug 20, 2019 - 10:12 AM By Aidan Cockburn

This book presents the story of mummification as a practice worldwide Mummies have been found on every continent, some deliberately preserved as with the ancient Egyptians using a variety of complex techniques, others accidentally by dry baking heat, intense cold and ice, or by tanning in peat bogs By examining these preserved humans, we can get profound insights into thThis book presents the story of mummification as a practice worldwide Mummies have been found on every continent, some deliberately preserved as with the ancient Egyptians using a variety of complex techniques, others accidentally by dry baking heat, intense cold and ice, or by tanning in peat bogs By examining these preserved humans, we can get profound insights into the lives, health, culture and deaths of individuals and populations long gone It will be a must have volume for anyone working in paleopathology and a fascinating read for all those interested in anthropology, archaeology, and the history of medicine.
  • Title: Mummies, Disease and Ancient Cultures
  • Author: Aidan Cockburn
  • ISBN: 9780521589543
  • Page: 172
  • Format: Paperback

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Patti McDermott Aug 20, 2019 - 10:12 AM
On my second reread. I also posess the very different original, less politically correct 1st edition.
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Sophia Aug 20, 2019 - 10:12 AM
This is an amazing book on mummies and disease. I highly recommend it.
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Mummies, Disease and Ancient Cultures By Aidan Cockburn This book presents the story of mummification as a practice worldwide Mummies have been found on every continent, some deliberately preserved as with the ancient Egyptians using a variety of complex techniques, others accidentally by dry baking heat, intense cold and ice, or by tanning in peat bogs By examining these preserved humans, we can get profound insights into thThis book presents the story of mummification as a practice worldwide Mummies have been found on every continent, some deliberately preserved as with the ancient Egyptians using a variety of complex techniques, others accidentally by dry baking heat, intense cold and ice, or by tanning in peat bogs By examining these preserved humans, we can get profound insights into the lives, health, culture and deaths of individuals and populations long gone It will be a must have volume for anyone working in paleopathology and a fascinating read for all those interested in anthropology, archaeology, and the history of medicine.

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