An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

16018 entries, 14076 authors and 1941 subjects. Updated: July 14, 2024

KING, Helen

2 entries
  • 8434

Hippocrates' woman: Reading the female body in ancient Greece.

London & New York: Routledge, 1998.


Subjects: ANCIENT MEDICINE › Greece › History of Ancient Medicine in Greece, WOMEN, Publications by › Years 1900 - 1999
  • 8481

Midwifery, obstetrics and the rise of gynaecology: The uses of a sixteenth century compendium.

Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2007.

The compendium that King studied is Caspar Wolff's Gynaeciorum (1566, 1586-1588; Nos. 6011 and 6022). She concentrated on its reception, looking at a range of different uses of the book in the history of medicine from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century. 



Subjects: OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY › GYNECOLOGY › History of Gynecology, OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY › OBSTETRICS › History of Obstetrics, OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY › OBSTETRICS › Midwives, WOMEN, Publications by › Years 1900 - 1999