Secret Cures Of Slaves

Author: Londa Schiebinger
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 1503602982
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In this book, Londa Schiebinger examines medicine and human experimentation in the Atlantic World, exploring the circulation of people, disease, plants, and knowledge between Europe, Africa, and the Americas.

The Abc S Of The Underground Railroad

Author: S. Jill Miller
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1438954743
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The Secret Code Revealed S. Jill Miller. Emancipation ... The Emancipation did
not free all slaves in the United States. ... The master told him that what he did to
the slave cured the man and some others from running away from him. Another ...

Medicine In Virginia In The Eighteenth Century

Author: Wyndham Bolling Blanton
Publisher: Ams PressInc
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67 In 1729 a negro slave sold to Governor Gooch of Virginia a secret remedy for
syphilis, completely convincing that wily Scotchman that it was an infallible cure. "
Brother Tom," a negro coachman owned by Robert Carter of Nomini Hall, had ...

The Secret Kingdom

Author: Otis Adelbert Kline
Publisher: Fiction Hunter Press
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Slave. of. the. High. Priest. THEscientist and his aboriginal instructorwere at their
lessons. It seemed, however,that ... “You speak truth,mylord, andfortunate it is for
your lordship that thelady that healshas founda cure forthe terrible curari.

Bulletin Of The History Of Medicine

Author: Henry Ernest Sigerist
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slaves to participate in dialogues about epilepsy and share treatments for
epileptic fits. Historians of medicine and slavery have pointed out that slaves
themselves played a major role as medical providers on ... 9: Fontenot, Secret
Doctors (n.

The Professor Of Secrets

Author: William Eamon
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426206852
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Mystery, Medicine, and Alchemy in Renaissance Italy William Eamon. restore the
poor man's sight. He's a valuable slave. Spare no expense for anything you need
.” With a promised reward of 150 gold scudi if he succeeded, Leonardo asked ...

Afro Caribbean Folk Medicine

Author: Michel S. Laguerre
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In the practice of medicine, the diagnosis of an illness made by a slave was not
always accurate. For example, on a ... As it was said earlier, slaves often
practiced their medicine in secret on plantations where such activity was

Secret Doctoring

Author: Wonda Lee Fontenot
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The Ethno-medicine Tradition of African Americans in Rural French Louisiana
Wonda Lee Fontenot. existence in Africa prior to the slave trade (Duffy 1958,
Usner 1979). In addition to the traditional forms of medical practices among early