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Книга Osprey - Warrior №17. Germanic Warrior 236-568. Osprey - Warrior №17. Germanic Warrior 236-568. Книги Вооружение Автор: Simon MacDowall Год издания: 1996 Формат: pdf Издат.:Osprey Страниц: sixty three Размер: 42.7 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:The third to the sixth centuries observed the cave in of the classical Mediterranean civilization and the emergence of recent states in western Europe according to the Germanic warrior society. This e-book focuses quite at the males who made up the retinues of the Germanic warlords who carved kingdoms out of the carcass of the West Roman Empire. even if resources are scarce, Simon MacDowall constructs a resounding photograph, utilizing facts from Roman historians, German archaeology and Anglo-Saxon poetry. the soldiers' society, hierarchy, education, gear, visual appeal, strategies and magnificence of scuffling with are all tested, construction a entire portrait of the Germanic warrior during this interval.

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Papyrus reed), forceps, hooks, needles, and other materials. With the lack of precise surgical records, it is impossible to know exactly how the Egyptians used their instruments, or the full extent of their surgical knowledge. Fortunately, the Egyptians had a strong cultural exchange with the Greeks before the Egyptian decline, and many Egyptian surgical secrets undoubtedly lived on through Greek civilization (Fig. 2). For all of us, the Egypt of today is different from the Egypt of yesterday.

In this way, his verdict was: (a) an ailment which I will treat, (b) an ailment with which I will contend, and (c) an ailment not to be treated. The surgeon was then able to render a good, bad, or questionable prognosis and therefore recommend his treatment. 1. Cases contained in the Smith Papyrus1 A. Head Case 1 A wound in the head, penetrating to the bone (incomplete) Case 2 A gaping wound in the head, penetrating to the bone 4 Case 3 A gaping wound in the head, penetrating to the bone and perforating the skull Case 4 A gaping wound in the head, penetrating to the bone and splitting the skull Case 5 A gaping wound in the head with compound comminuted fracture of the skull Case 6 A gaping wound in the head with compound comminuted fracture of the skull and rupture of the meningeal membranes Case 7 A gaping wound in the head, penetrating to the bone and perforating the sutures Case 8 Compound comminuted fracture of the skull displaying no visible external injury Case 9 Wound in the forehead producing compound comminuted fracture of the skull Case 10 Gaping wound at the top of the eyebrow, penetrating to the bone Case 11 A broken nose Case 12 A break in the nasal bone Case 13 Compound comminuted fracture in the side of the nose Case 14 Flesh wound in one side of the nose, penetrating to the nostril Case 15 Perforation of the bone in the region of the maxilla and zygoma Case 16 Split of the bone in the region of the maxilla and zygoma Case 17 Compound comminuted fracture of the bone in the region of the maxilla and zygoma Case 18 Wound in the soft tissue of the temple, the bone being uninjured Case 19 Perforation in the temple Case 20 Wound in the temple, perforating the bone Case 21 A split in the temporal bone Case 22 Compound comminuted fracture of the temporal bone Case 23 Slit in the outer ear Case 24 Fracture of the mandible Case 25 Dislocation of the mandible Case 26 Wound in the upper lip Case 27 Gaping wound in the chin B.

A man possessed of contrary attributes should not be admitted into (the sacred precincts of ) medicine. Next, the Sushrupta Samhita relates the principles and ideals of the pioneer surgeon of the past. It is as if the Indian surgeon is being asked to take an oath that could be called Sushtupta’s Oath, similar to the one named after Hippocrates, a contemporary. …the preceptor should address the initiated disciple as follows:–Thou shalt renounce lust, anger, greed, ignorance, vanity, egotistic feelings, envy, harshness, niggardliness, falsehood, idleness, nay all acts that soil the good name of a man.

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