Destiny of the republic a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president

Title Destiny of the republic a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president
Names Millard, Candice.
Book Number DB073787
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Chronicles the life of James A. Garfield (1831-1881), the twentieth American president. Highlights Garfield's rise from poverty to the Oval Office. Details the attack by deranged office-seeker Charles Guiteau and the medical care that killed Garfield despite the efforts of Alexander Graham Bell. Bestseller. 2011.
Narrator Pardee, Martha Harmon.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
Bestseller.
LC Subject Medical instruments and apparatus - United States - History - 19th century
Medicine - United States - History - 19th century
Political culture - United States - History - 19th century
Power (Social sciences) - United States - History - 19th century
Presidents - Medical care - United States - History - 19th century
Presidents - United States - Biography
United States - Politics and government - 1881-1885
Call Number 973.84092 ANF
Language English
Released 2011
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2011 (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Doubleday, c2011. 0385526261
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