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Author Vlcek, Emanuel,
Title Physical and personality traits of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Bohemia : a medical-anthropological investigation / Emanuel Vlcek ; translated by Christopher Colton and Ludmila Bebarova.
Imprint Praha : Charles University in Prague, Karolinum Press, 2016.
Edition First edition.

Author Vlcek, Emanuel,
Subject Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, 1316-1378 -- Health.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Czech Republic.
Physical anthropology -- Research -- Czechoslovakia.
Body Remains -- pathology.
Body Remains -- injuries.
Famous Persons.
Anthropology, Medical.
Alt Name Colton, Christopher L.,
Bebarova, Ludmila,
Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Edition First edition.
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Physical and personality traits of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Bohemia -- A medical-anthropological investigation; Demographic data ; Hereditary signs on the skeleton; The appearance of Charles IV; Blood group serology tests; Embalming of the body of Charles IV; Information provided by the skeletal remains of Charles IV; The skull ; Reconstruction of the emperor's appearance; The build of Charles IV; State of health of Charles IV; First serious disease of Charles IV in 1350; second serious disease of Charles IV in1371.
Chronic gout of emperor Charles IVEye disease ; Injuries to the skeleton of Charles IV; Fractures of the maxillofacial skeleton; Spinal injuries ; Incised wounds on the face ; Blunt injuries to the skull and facial skeleton ; Injuries to long bones of limbs; The cause of death of Charles IV; Conclusion; Appendix 1 / Research update; Appendix 2 / Composition of expert panel; Emanuel Vlcek -- the Emperor's anthropologist; Acknowledgements.
Note In English.
ISBN 8024634090 (electronic bk.)
9788024634098 (electronic bk.)
8024633779
9788024633770
9788024633770
OCLC # 967057228
Additional Format Print version: Vlcek, Emanuel. Physical and personality traits of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Bohemia. First edition. Praha : Charles University in Prague, Karolinum Press, 2016 9788024633770 (OCoLC)978661400



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