Canon of Medicine

Canon of Medicine

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Caption: Title page of the Canon of Medicine, a 14-volume Arabic medical encyclopedia written by Persian scientist and physician Ibn Sina (Avicenna) and completed in 1025. The work covers such basic subjects as anatomy and hygiene, describes a vast range of diseases and injuries, and lists hundreds of different medicines.

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