The Snakestone Experiments: An Early Modern Medical Debate

@article{Baldwin1995TheSE,
  title={The Snakestone Experiments: An Early Modern Medical Debate},
  author={Matthew Charles Baldwin},
  journal={Isis},
  year={1995},
  volume={86},
  pages={394 - 418}
}
  • M. Baldwin
  • Published 1 September 1995
  • Art, Medicine
  • Isis
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