medical history

Suzanne Newcombe

In 1946, on the eve of full independence from Britain, the Government of India announced the establishment of a committee to recommend necessary steps to ‘improve facilities for research and training in indigenous systems and generally to increase their usefulness to the public’ (p. 9).

Dagmar Wujastyk
An equestrienne lures mercury out of its well © Trustees of the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum, Jaipur

We are very pleased to announce the newly published special volume of Asiatische Studien/Etudes Asiatiques: "Histories of Mercury in Medicine Across Asia and Beyond", edited by Dagmar Wujastyk.

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