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Product Description: A Companion to Science, Technology, and Medicine in Ancient Greece and Rome brings a fresh perspective to the study of these disciplines in the ancient world, with 60 chapters examining these topics from a variety of critical and technical perspectives...read more

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9781118372678 | Blackwell Pub, April 4, 2016, cover price $325.00 | About this edition: A Companion to Science, Technology, and Medicine in Ancient Greece and Rome brings a fresh perspective to the study of these disciplines in the ancient world, with 60 chapters examining these topics from a variety of critical and technical perspectives.

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9781608707683 | Benchmark Books, September 1, 2011, cover price $32.79

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Product Description: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations.

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9781439524190 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.95 | also contains Science in Ancient Rome | About this edition: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations.
9780613191289 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations

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Product Description: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations.

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9780531159163 | Franklin Watts, August 1, 1998, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations

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9780531203545 | Revised edition (Franklin Watts, April 1, 1998), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations
9780531105955 | Franklin Watts, August 1, 1988, cover price $16.10 | About this edition: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations.

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9781439524190 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.95 | also contains Science in Ancient Rome | About this edition: Describes how the Romans put to use and expanded the scientific achievements of earlier civilizations.

Power and Knowledge charts a history of three ancient scientiae in the Roman Empire--astrology, medical prognosis, and physiognomy (the art of discerning character or destiny from a person's physique). Drawing on contemporary approaches in social theory and the philosophy of science, Tamsyn Barton argues that the ancient sciences are best understood in terms of rhetoric, as their practitioners are involved in sociopolitical struggles and their disciplines are rooted in Greco-Roman cultural norms and practices.

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9780472104253 | Univ of Michigan Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Power and Knowledge charts a history of three ancient scientiae in the Roman Empire--astrology, medical prognosis, and physiognomy (the art of discerning character or destiny from a person's physique).

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9780472088522 | Reprint edition (Univ of Michigan Pr, December 20, 2002), cover price $33.50

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