Leisure, Pleasure and Healing: Spa Culture and Medicine in Ancient Eastern Mediterranean
This book deals with leisure, pleasure and healing at the spas in the eastern Mediterranean basin since the biblical era throughout the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, and early Muslim periods focusing on daily life, healing cults, medical recommendations and treatments at the curative spas.
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