Alchemical Knowledge

Some articles on alchemical, alchemical knowledge:

Alchemist - History - Alchemy in Medieval Europe
... of faith and experimental rationalism, thereby priming Europe for the influx of alchemical thought ... Through much of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, alchemical knowledge in Europe remained centered around translations, and new Latin contributions were not made ... Their works explained and summarized the newly imported alchemical knowledge in Aristotelian terms ...

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