The riddles of God are more satisfying than the solutions of man. — G. K. Chesterton

Hippocrates

460–377 BC
Civilization: Greek — Cos
   Field of Renown:  science — medicine
Era:  Golden Age

Father of modern medicine. Set up medical school to train doctors by scientific methods.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Hippocrates in  Callias—The Fall of Athens  by  Alfred J. Church


Image Links


Hippocrates Refusing the Presents of Artaxerxes
 in