Come to Miriam’s Alexandria, a first century city second only to Rome.
Venture with Miriam into the claustrophobic underbelly of Alexandria at night.
Come visit Miriam in first century CE Alexandria.
the MIRIAM BAT ISAAC
Welcomes you to
Medicine in the Miriam bat Isaac Series
In THE DEADLIEST LIE and throughout the series, you’ll see Miriam called upon to heal the sick in ways similar to ours. For example, the Hippocratic Bench pictured here (US Public Domain, copyright expired) is a forerunner of the traction devices used in modern orthopedics.