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John Warren’s <i>Lectures on Anatomy</i>, 1783–1812

Mark Somos

in History of Universities: Volume XXX / 1-2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198807025
eISBN:
9780191844812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807025.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter presents an English translation of selected passages from John Warren’s Lectures on Anatomy, delivered between 1783 and 1812. Most of the lectures deal with technical aspects of anatomy, ... More


History and Inscriptions, China

Edward L. Shaughnessy

in The Oxford History of Historical Writing: Volume 1: Beginnings to AD 600

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199218158
eISBN:
9780191804243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199218158.003.0016
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter discusses the beginnings of historical writing in China in the form of inscriptions. There are two types: inscriptions carved into turtle shells or ox bones, generally known in the West ... More


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