Angelo Gatti (1724-1798) (Studi e saggi) (Italian Edition) by Veronica Massai

By Veronica Massai

Angelo Gatti, medico e intellettuale toscano, dedicò los angeles sua vita all'applicazione e alla diffusione dell'inoculazione vaiolosa. Nella seconda metà del Settecento questa tecnica si trovò al centro di un acceso dibattito, investendo ambiti non solo medico-sanitari, ma anche politici, teologici e intellettuali. Il medico toscano trascorse gran parte della sua vita in Francia dove divenne, grazie alle sue doti intellettuali e umane, inoculatore à l. a. mode, e dove conquistò l'amicizia di personaggi illustri come Diderot, Morellet, Mme d'Épinay, Mme du Deffand e i duchi di Choiseul. los angeles vita e le opere di Angelo Gatti costituiscono quindi non solo una preziosa fonte in line with comprendere lo stato delle conoscenze mediche del pace, ma ci forniscono anche un interessante spaccato di vita del Secolo dei Lumi.

Show description

Read or Download Angelo Gatti (1724-1798) (Studi e saggi) (Italian Edition) PDF

Best medical biographies & memoirs books

Trials to Triumph

Is the autobiography of the Arthur Johnson a narrative that offers together with his struggles via tough instances of growing to be up in poverty in East Saint Louis, Illinois, to prominence as a global category Olympic athlete. His non secular battles will take you on a whirlwind within which one hasn't ever been; it's a precise testomony to the striking strength of God as he explains.

Ivor Browne, the the Psychiatrist: Music and Madness

Ivor Browne is Professor Emeritus, college university, Dublin and retired as leader Psychiatrist of the then jap healthiness Board in 1994. This publication charts the expansion of 1 man's trip when it comes to psychiatry and human improvement. Ivor Browne has been a important and debatable determine in Irish existence up until eventually the mid-nineties while he retired

Meine scheißkranke Familie: Eine verdammt wahre Geschichte (German Edition)

»Dave Eggers trifft David Sedaris«, behauptet Publishers Weekly über dieses Buch. Die Wahrheit ist eine andere: Mit seiner Geschichte trifft Dan Marshall den relaxation der Welt. Denn dieses Buch geht jeden an, der Eltern hat. Der Inhalt: die nackte Wahrheit über Kinder, Eltern, das Leben und den Tod. Dan ist 24 und endlich raus aus dem Elternhaus.

The First Transplant Surgeon:The Flawed Genius of Nobel Prize Winner, Alexis Carrel

It is a new account, of the way, within the early 1900s, the French-born doctor Alexis Carrel (1873–1944) set the basis for the later luck in human organ transplantation, and won America's first Nobel Prize in 1912. His different contributions have been the 1st operations at the center, and the 1st telephone tradition equipment.

Extra resources for Angelo Gatti (1724-1798) (Studi e saggi) (Italian Edition)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.26 of 5 – based on 29 votes