By Barry K.B Berkovitz

While so much books on dentistry describe the medical and scientific strategies concerned, this e-book expands the sphere to envision the position of dentistry and the teeth in every little thing from biology to biography. This ebook deals evidence and figures concerning well-known historic figures, corresponding to John Hunter, Dr Crippen, document Holliday, and Paul Revere, exploring how their connections to dentistry formed them, in addition to the tale of the 2 younger dentists who came upon the foundations of common anaesthesia. different chapters specialise in the fantastic levels of the teeth in animals, from teeth in piranhas to the tusks and ivory of elephants and narwhals, their organic and cultural value. the significance of tooth in knowing the evolution of people and in revolutionizing the research of archaeology can also be evaluated. This publication is acceptable for dentists, scientific and dentistry scholars, and non-specialists to introduce the myriad fascinating features on the subject of teeth.

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  • Includes well-illustrated and punctiliously defined examples and anecdotes
  • Presents either renowned and little-known cases of teeth’s value in history
  • Written in an enticing tone acceptable for teachers and the broader public

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