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Health and wellbeing in the ancient world
Health and wellbeing in the ancient world

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This free course was written by Helen King, a Professor of Classical Studies at The Open University, with support from Laurence Totelin and Patty Baker. It was first published in August 2019.

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Figure 1: ©Louis-François Charon / Wellcome Library, London; licenses/ by/ 4.0/

Figure 2: Clermont-Ganneau Mission, 1898; Rama; licenses/ by-sa/ 2.0/ fr/ deed.en

Figure 3: Giuseppe Arcimboldo / Skokloster Castle - Public domain

Figure 4: Brendan Routledge;

Figure 5: By Pompeian painter around 70 AD (Public domain) via Wikimedia Commons

Figure 6: © Werner Forman / Getty Images.

Figure 7: Science Museum, London; licenses/ by/ 4.0/

Figure 8: The British Museum; licenses/ by-nc/ 4.0/

Figure 9: Laurence Totelin

Figure 10: © jimdphoto / Getty Images.

Figure 11: ©Carole Raddato;

Figure 12: taken from: wiki/ File:William_Harvey_(1578-1657)_Venenbild.jpg

Figure 13: Wellcome Library, London; licenses/ by/ 4.0/

Figure 14: photographer Yann Forget; from Le Musée absolu, Phaidon, 10-2012

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