Blood and germs : : the Civil War battle against wounds and disease

Title Blood and germs : : the Civil War battle against wounds and disease
Names Jarrow, Gail.
Book Number BR024108
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Explores the science and gruesome history of US Civil War medicine, using actual medical cases and first-person accounts by soldiers, doctors, and nurses. Jarrow reveals battlefield rescues, surgical techniques, treatments, and patient care, celebrating the men and women of both the North and South who volunteered to save lives. For grades 5-8. 2020.
Local Subject Unified English Braille Code - UEB
Contracted braille
History - HST
Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
History, United States - HUS
Medicine & Health - MED
War (Non-Fiction) - WNF
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
Unified English Braille Code
Contracted braille
LC Subject Medicine, Military - United States - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Personal narratives - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Health aspects - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Medical care - Juvenile literature
Nonfiction
Braille books
Call Number j973.775 JNF
Language English
Released 2022
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2022 (Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired, transcribing agency)
Original Publication Transcription of: First edition. New York : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Boyds Mills & Kane, [2020] 9781635923346
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