Exploring the History of Medicine: From the Ancient Physicians of Pharaoh to Genetic Engineering

Exploring the History of Medicine: From the Ancient Physicians of Pharaoh to Genetic Engineering

by John Hudson Tiner

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Overview

From surgery to vaccines, man has made great strides in the field of medicine. Quality of life has improved dramatically in the last few decades alone, and the future is bright. But students must not forget that God provided humans with minds and resources to bring about these advances.

A biblical perspective of healing and the use of medicine provides the best foundation for treating diseases and injury. In Exploring the World of Medicine, author John Hudson Tiner reveals the spectacular discoveries that started with men and women who used their abilities to better mankind and give glory to God.

The fascinating history of medicine comes alive in this book, providing students with a healthy dose of facts, mini-biographies, and vintage illustrations. Includes chapter tests and index.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781614581512
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group, Inc.
Publication date: 04/01/1999
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 160
File size: 21 MB
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About the Author

John Hudson Tiner received five National Science Foundation teaching fellowships during his 12 years as a teacher of mathematics and science that allowed him to study graduate chemistry, astronomy, and mathematics. He also worked as a mathematician and cartographer for the Defense Mapping Agency, Aerospace Center in St. Louis, MO.

Tiner has received numerous honors for his writing, including the Missouri Writer’s Guild award for best juvenile book for Exploring the World of Chemistry. He and his wife, Jeanene, live in Missouri.

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