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Research Writers for China circa 1200
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  • Posted: Mon, Apr 02, 2012
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This is a research project being compiled for a new fiction book. I need help finding facts on China for the year 1200CE. The objective is to give a detailed account of what a "middle class's family" would be like at this time in history.

I need historians to help me construct facts about the medical practices for this time period that would be available to "middle class" citizens. If a man was suffering from a chest cold or head aches (some treatable illness) who would they consult? How would they pay for the treatment? What was the process for diagnosis? What tools or medication might be prescribed?

Ideally, I'd also be interested in any journals, references to archeological finds, images or most anything that exists from this time period. I am not seeking a Wikipedia search, but a historian who is willing to help me to construct a detailed account of the medical procedures of the time. Any facts uncovered need to be accompanied by a subsequent reference guide and all onlin...

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