Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Robert Arnott

  • Book review: Disease and Healing in the Indus Civilisation

    Arpan K. BanerjeeSolihull, England The Indus (Harappan) civilisation was one of the three contemporaneous ancient civilisations, the others being the Egyptian and Mesopotamian. First excavated by the British in the 1920s, it existed from 3300–1300 BC, extending from the south in Gujarat to northwest India and Pakistan across the Indus and the now often dried…