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Subject: Science

Retail Price £7.99

Extent: 32pp

ISBN: 978-1-910684-63-4

THE GRISLY HISTORY OF MEDICINE
POTIONS, POISONS AND PILLS

Format:
Paperback

Age:
7+

One of four books in our Grisly Medicine series. Potions, Poisons and Pills is a fascinating journey looking at discoveries shared; we look at early Chinese and Egyptian medicines, pharmacists from Baghdad, wise women and plant power. In more recent times discover the crucial breakthroughs in medicines such as Aspirin, Penicillin, Antibiotics, Insulin and Steroids.

• Fact filled soft learning at its best.
• High interest for those reluctant readers.
• Brilliant resource for schools. 
• A great read with lots of gory bits.

Take a Look Inside...

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Acupuncture: ancient medicine: antibiotics: antidotes: apothecaries: Fleming, Alexander: insulin: medieval medicine: penicillin: pharmacists: poisons: