Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Marguerite Yourcenar

  • Many physicians have slain a king

    George Dunea BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL – VOLUME 308  (January 29, 1994) Modern tourists know Hadrian mainly for his mausoleum in Rome or for the wall that he built in the north of England to keep out the barbarians. Historians think of him as an effective emperor and a capable administrator. But he was also a…