- Published: New York : Franklin Watts, c2002.
- Year Published: 2002
- Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
- Lexile: 870
- 0531163660 (pbk.)
- 9780531163665 (pbk.)
- Communicable diseases -- History -- 16th century. -- England
- Medicine -- History -- 16th century. -- England
- Medical care -- History -- 16th century. -- England
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You wouldn't want to be sick in the 16th century : diseases you'd rather not catch
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Call number: J 614.4 Se
Available Copies: Downtown Youth, Pittsfield Youth, Traverwood Youth
"A Franklin Watts library edition."
Introduction -- Tough start -- Padua-center of learning -- Blood, glorious blood! -- When humor wasn't funny -- Battlefield horrors -- Plagued by infections -- Hospital surgery -- Quacks and witches -- Herbs and the apothecary -- Barbaric births -- At war again-the Armada -- End of an era.
A humorous look at the state of illness and medicine in Tudor England.
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