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00_KingOfPoisons_FrontMatter_REV1 9/21/12 1:46 PM Page i Related Titles from Potomac Books Man and Wound in theAncient World:A History of Military Medicine from Sumer to the Fall of Constantinople —Richard A. Gabriel Between Flesh and Steel:A History of Military Medicine from the MiddleAges to the War inAfghanistan —Richard A. Gabriel 00_KingOfPoisons_FrontMatter_REV1 9/21/12 1:46 PM Page ii 00_KingOfPoisons_FrontMatter_REV1 9/21/12 1:46 PM Page iii Copyright © 2012 Potomac Books, Inc. Published in the United States by Potomac Books, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission from the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles and reviews. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Parascandola, John, 1941– King of poisons : a history of arsenic / John Parascandola. — 1st ed. p. ; cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-59797-703-6 (cloth : alk. paper) ISBN 978-1-59797-809-5 (e-book) I. Title. [DNLM: 1.Arsenic Poisoning—history. 2.Arsenic—therapeutic use. 3. History of Medicine. QV 294] 615.9’25715—dc23 2012028480 Printed in the United States of America on acid-free paper that meets the American National Standards Institute Z39-48 Standard. Potomac Books 22841 Quicksilver Drive Dulles, Virginia 20166 First Edition 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 00_KingOfPoisons_FrontMatter_REV1 9/21/12 1:46 PM Page iv To my parents-in-law, Roslyn and Daniel Weisberg 00_KingOfPoisons_FrontMatter_REV1 9/21/12 1:46 PM Page v 00_KingOfPoisons_FrontMatter_REV1 9/21/12 1:46 PM Page vi ...

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ISBN
9781597978095
Related ISBN
9781597977036
MARC Record
OCLC
817901966
Pages
208
Launched on MUSE
2017-01-05
Language
English
Open Access
No
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