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James J. Garber. Harmony in Healing: The Theoretical Basis of Ancient and Medieval Medicine. Transaction Publishers. 2008. 207pp.

Julie Laskaris. The Art is Long: On the Sacred Disease and the Scientific Tradition. E. J. Brill. 2002. 171pp.

James Longrigg. Greek Rational Medicine: Philosophy and Medicine from Alcmaeon to the Alexandrians. Routledge. 1993. 296pp.

Guido Majno. The Healing Hand: Man and Wound in the Ancient World. Harvard University Press. 1975. 571pp.

Vivian Nutton. Ancient Medicine. Routledge. 2004. 486pp.

John Scarborough. Roman Medicine. Cornell University Press. 1969. 238pp.

Philip J. Van der Eijk. Medicine and Philosophy in Classical Antiquity: Doctors and Philosophers on Nature, Soul, Health and Disease. Cambridge University Press. 2005. 418pp.

Philip J. Van der Eijk. Ancient Histories of Medicine: Essays in Medical Doxography and Historiography in Classical Antiquity. E. J. Brill. 1999. 537pp.

Louise Wells. The Greek Language of Healing from Homer to New Testament Times. Walter de Gruyter. 1998. 489pp.

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