Frontier medicine from the Atlantic to the Pacific, 1492-1941

Title Frontier medicine from the Atlantic to the Pacific, 1492-1941
Names Dary, David.
Book Number DB068701
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Investigates medical treatments in North America since the arrival of the Europeans. Details the Spanish, French, and English reliance on bleeding and purging as well as the Native American herbal cures. Studies the role of midwives, medicine men, and surgeons and their use of home remedies, surgery, and quackery. 2008.
Narrator Harpenau, Lou.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History - North America - HWN
Medicine & Health - MED
History - Indian/Native American history - HUSI
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Medicine - United States - History
Call Number 610.973 ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. 9780307263452
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