Book ID: CBB001024754

Aleppo Observed: Ottoman Syria through the Eyes of Two Scottish Doctors, Alexander and Patrick Russell (2010)


Boogert, Maurits H. van den (Author)

Oxford University Press

Publication Date: 2010
Physical Details: 254 pp.; ill.; maps; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description On an 18th-century work on natural history.

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Review Mills, Simon (2011) Review of "Aleppo Observed: Ottoman Syria through the Eyes of Two Scottish Doctors, Alexander and Patrick Russell". British Journal for the History of Science (p. 598). unapi

Review Lev, Effraim (2012) Review of "Aleppo Observed: Ottoman Syria through the Eyes of Two Scottish Doctors, Alexander and Patrick Russell". Medical History (pp. 99-100). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Mayhew, Robert
Prestes, Maria Elice Brzezinski
Nicholls, Steve
Herranz, Jaime Pascual
Hartendorf-Wallach, Bregtje
Withers, Charles W. J.
Schede Umanistiche
Journal of Medical Biography
Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
International Journal of Middle East Studies
Oxford University Press
University of Chicago Press
University of California Press
Palgrave Macmillan
Missouri Botanical Garden Press
Lutterworth Press
Natural history
Travel; exploration
Cross-cultural interaction; cultural influence
Physicians; doctors
Saint-Pierre, Bernardin de
White, John
Spallanzani, Lazzaro
Pluche, Noël Antoine
Pini, Ermenegildo
Mutis, José Celestino
Time Periods
18th century
17th century
19th century
Early modern
16th century
Ottoman Empire
Middle and Near East
South Carolina (U.S.)
Università di Pavia
British East India Company

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