Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment


Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Hippocrates is regarded as the father of medicine and medical ethics. Every doctor takes a “Hippocratic oath” in which they swear to do no harm to their patients. In Dr. Heidegger’s study, an enchanted bust… read analysis of Hippocrates

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Juan Ponce de Leon was a Spanish conquistador who is said to have spent many years in search of the fabled Fountain of Youth. read analysis of Ponce de Leon