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Nutrition
(5,379 words)

Human nutrition is always a function of plant-based and animal resources, as well as their respective quantities and qualities. Following a favorable climatic interval in the High Middle Ages, famines…

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Elisabeth Vavra, “Nutrition”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 24 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033977>
First published online: 2016



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