Toxicology in Antiquity

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Toxicology in Antiquity
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 October 2018
  • ISBN : 0128153407
  • Pages : 510 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Toxicology in Antiquity written by Anonim which was release on 22 October 2018, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Toxicology in Antiquity provides an authoritative and fascinating exploration into the use of toxins and poisons in antiquity. It brings together the two previously published shorter volumes on the topic, as well as adding considerable new information. Part of the History of Toxicology and Environmental Health series, it covers key accomplishments, scientists, and events in the broad field of toxicology, including environmental health and chemical safety. This first volume sets the tone for the series and starts at the very beginning, historically speaking, with a look at toxicology in ancient times. The book explains that before scientific research methods were developed, toxicology thrived as a very practical discipline. People living in ancient civilizations readily learned to distinguish safe substances from hazardous ones, how to avoid these hazardous substances, and how to use them to inflict harm on enemies. It also describes scholars who compiled compendia of toxic agents. New chapters in this edition focus chiefly on evidence for the use of toxic agents derived from religious texts. Provides the historical background for understanding modern toxicology Illustrates the ways previous civilizations learned to distinguish safe from hazardous substances, how to avoid the hazardous substances and how to use them against enemies Explores the way famous historical figures used toxins New chapters focus on evidence of the use of toxins derived from religious texts

Toxicology in Antiquity

Toxicology in Antiquity
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-22
  • Total pages : 510
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Toxicology in Antiquity provides an authoritative and fascinating exploration into the use of toxins and poisons in antiquity. It brings together the two previously published shorter volumes on the topic, as well as adding considerable new information. Part of the History of Toxicology and Environmental Health series, it covers key ...

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health
  • Author : Philip Wexler
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-22
  • Total pages : 154
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Toxicology in Antiquity is the first in a series of short format works covering key accomplishments, scientists, and events in the broad field of toxicology, including environmental health and chemical safety. This first volume sets the tone for the series and starts at the very beginning, historically speaking, with a ...

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health
  • Author : Philip Wexler
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-18
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : This volume, Toxicology in Antiquity II, continues to tell the story of the roots of toxicology in ancient times. Readers learn that before scientific research methods were developed, toxicology thrived as a very practical discipline. Toxicologists are particularly proud of the rich and storied history of their field and there ...

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health
  • Author : Philip Wexler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 135
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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History of Toxicology and Environmental Health

History of Toxicology and Environmental Health
  • Author : Philip Wexler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 137
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Toxicology in Antiquity is the first in a series of short format works covering key accomplishments, scientists, and events in the broad field of toxicology, including environmental health and chemical safety. This first volume sets the tone for the series and starts at the very beginning, historically speaking, with a ...

Toxicology in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

Toxicology in the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  • Author : Philip Wexler
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-13
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Toxicology in the Middle Ages and Renaissance provides an authoritative and fascinating exploration into the use of toxins and poisons in the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Part of the History of Toxicology and Environmental Health series, this volume is a follow-up, chronologically, to the first two volumes which explored toxicology ...

Concrete Progress

Concrete Progress
  • Author : G. M. Idorn
  • Publisher : Thomas Telford
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 359
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Concrete progress deals with the technology that made concrete the most widely used building material in the world in the course of the past hundred years, and the most indispensable for the global socio-economic development in the new millennium. It offers an insight into many people's dedicated, exploratory concrete research, ...

History of the Art of Antiquity

History of the Art of Antiquity
  • Author : Johann Joachim Winckelmann
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 431
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : "Translation of a foundational text for the disciplines of art history and archaeology. Offers a systematic history of art in ancient Egypt, Persia, Etruria, Rome, and, above all, Greece that synthesizes the visual and written evidence then available"--Provided by publisher....

The History of Alternative Test Methods in Toxicology

The History of Alternative Test Methods in Toxicology
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-20
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : The History of Alternative Test Methods in Toxicology uses a chronological approach to demonstrate how the use of alternative methods has evolved from their conception as adjuncts to traditional animal toxicity tests to replacements for them. This volume in the History of Toxicology and Environmental Health series explores the history ...

History of Modern Clinical Toxicology

History of Modern Clinical Toxicology
  • Author : Alan Woolf
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-13
  • Total pages : 646
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : History of Modern Clinical Toxicology describes the extraordinary advances in the practice of clinical toxicology within the past 70 years and brings together stories of the people – the champions of clinical toxicology - who contributed to these advances, discovered new therapies and antidotes, and made change happen. This book lays out ...

Veterinary Zootoxicology

Veterinary Zootoxicology
  • Author : Murray E. Fowler
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-10
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Only clinically oriented volume devoted to poisonous animals and venoms. Veterinary Zootoxicology provides an excellent overview of the state of the art in venom research. Clinical problems encountered in the United States are emphasized, but situations that occur in other areas of the world are examined as well. The book ...

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An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology
  • Author : Carey N. Pope,Jing Liu
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02
  • Total pages : 644
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Toxicology: From Molecules to Man integrates the various aspects of toxicology, from "simple" molecular systems, to complex human communities, with expertise from a spectrum of interacting disciplines. Chapters are written by specialists within a given subject, such as a chemical engineer, nutritional scientist, or a microbiologist, ...

Lu s Basic Toxicology

Lu s Basic Toxicology
  • Author : Byung-Mu Lee,Sam Kacew,Hyung Sik Kim
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-06
  • Total pages : 647
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Continuing a long tradition, Lu’s Basic Toxicology, Seventh Edition, combines relatively comprehensive coverage of toxic substances in food, air, and water with brevity, thereby continuing to serve as an updated introductory text for toxicology students and for those involved in allied sciences that require a background in toxicology. The ...

History of Risk Assessment in Toxicology

History of Risk Assessment in Toxicology
  • Author : Sol Bobst
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-20
  • Total pages : 50
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : History of Risk Assessment in Toxicology guides the reader through the historical narrative of the evolution of risk assessment thinking in human and environmental practices. Risk assessment concepts are used in many different professional practice areas. In the health and environmental practices of risk assessment, the critical issue is often ...

Casarett Doull s Toxicology The Basic Science of Poisons Ninth Edition

Casarett   Doull s Toxicology  The Basic Science of Poisons  Ninth Edition
  • Author : Curtis D. Klaassen
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2018-11-23
  • Total pages : 1696
  • ISBN : 0128153407
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Summary : Toxicology’s gold-standard text - completely updated to reflect the latest breakthroughs and discoveries Casarett & Doull’s Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons, Ninth Edition equips you with an unsurpassed understanding of modern toxicology, including the key principles, concepts, mechanisms, chemical-specific toxicity, and modes of thought that are the foundation ...