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Medical Doctors of Maryland in the C.S.A.

By: Daniel D. Hartzler

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1979)

Seller ID: H3150

ISBN: 0788431501

Condition: 98 pages, 8.5x11, (1979), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 98 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This work records the exciting careers of two hundred and eight Maryland physicians who joined the Confederacy. These pages also preserve an authentic picture of the Southern sentiment in Maryland, along with the medical procedures and treatments of the time. Illustrated. The object of this work is to establish a record of the exciting careers of those physicians who joined the Confederacy. These Maryland patriots served in the army, navy, and marines to preserve the fr... View more info

Versatile Physicians

By: Fillmore Buckner

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: B3137

ISBN: 0788431374

Condition: 166 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, 166 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book is meant to introduce the reader to a number of historically significant physicians who medical histories have ignored. As a rule, medical histories make mention of physicians who contribute to medical progress, but ignore those physicians who contribute to the political, military, literary or economic progress of the country or society. This volume makes a small step in remedying that deficiency. Included are biographical sketches of four of the five physician... View more info

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Quinine and Quarantine: Missouri Medicine Through the Years

By: Loren Humphrey.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: University of Missouri Press: c2000

Seller ID: 212697

ISBN: 0826212697

Condition: 144 pages, 6 x 9, Biblio. Index. Tables. 33 illus, paperback, University of Missouri Press


Presenting a fascinating overview of medicine in Missouri from the early days of epidemics to present-day technological advances, Quinine and Quarantine approaches the history of medicine as an integral part of the state's development.Examining the changing environmental risks and diseases that threatened Missouri over the years and the role of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers as prime routes for the spread of diseases and innovations, Loren Humphrey discusses the... View more info