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Publisher Comments:

"Well written, with a very useful bibliographical essay and index, this book can be recommended for medical and general readers alike."--Guenter B. Risse, M.D., Ph.D., Journal of the American Medical Association. "The best brief history of health care in America since Richard H. Shryock's classic survey appeared over thirty years ago."--Ronald L. Numbers, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Synopsis:

This book explores America's medical 'distinctiveness' and follows medical and health-related matters from colonial time to the present.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-180) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801842085
Author:
John Hopkins
Author:
Cassedy, James H.
Author:
Cassedy
Author:
John Hopkins, Hopkins
Author:
Cassedy, James H.
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Location:
Baltimore :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Medicine
Subject:
History
Subject:
Medical sciences
Subject:
History of medicine
Subject:
History of medicine -- United States.
Subject:
Medicine -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Health and Medicine-History of Medicine
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
American Moment (Paperback)
Series Volume:
36
Publication Date:
19910931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
200
Dimensions:
9.02x6.04x.60 in. .67 lbs.

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