Sciences, Médecine, Pharmacie de la Révolution à l'Empire (1789–1815)

The French Revolution and the Napoleonic period that immediately followed it is the great watershed of modern history. To it may be traced not only many of the sweeping political and social changes of modern times but also many important developments in science and medicine. As Professor Shryock has said, Paris at that time was the scientific capital of the… CONTINUE READING