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Head Reveals Medieval Science

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A skullcap and brain of a man from the 1200s shows how much more advanced medieval medicine was than thought.

 

In the second century, an ethnically Greek Roman named Galen became doctor to the gladiators. His glimpses into the human body via these warriors' wounds, combined with much more systematic dissections of animals, became the basis of Islamic and European medicine for centuries.


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(EN) - Glossary of Medieval Cooking Terms | godecookery.com

(EN) - Glossary of Medieval Cooking Terms | godecookery.com | medieval world | Scoop.it

"A glossary of common Medieval cooking terms, with the original Middle English word followed by a brief translation in modern English.

 

Here is a collection of commonly-used Middle English words & phrases found in surviving medieval cooking manuscripts, with brief modern English translations. The sources used in creating this glossary include:

A Fifteenth Century Cookery Boke. John L. Anderson, 1962.

An Ordinance of Pottage. An Edition of the Fifteenth Century Culinary Recipes in Yale University's MS Beinecke 163. Constance B. Hieatt, 1988.

Curye on Inglish: English Culinary Manuscripts of the Fourteenth-Century (Including the Forme of Cury).Constance B. Hieatt and ..."


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MEDIEVAL TIMES - Manteca Bulletin

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The funds will underwrite the Fettburg Championship Tournament on March 30-31 in Riverbank.

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(EN) - Medieval English Towns Glossary | trytel.com

(EN) - Medieval English Towns Glossary | trytel.com | medieval world | Scoop.it

"The aim of the Medieval English Towns site is to provide historical information about cities and towns in England during the Middle Ages, with particular but not exclusive emphasis on medieval boroughs of East Anglia and on social, political and constitutional history. A growing selection of primary documents (translated into English) relevant to English urban history is included."


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Summer John's curator insight, March 5, 2013 9:56 PM

Excellent glossary!

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