History of Medicine. A Brief Outline of Medical History and Sects of Physicians, from the Earliest Historic Period; with an Extended Account of the New Schools of the Healing Art in the Nineteenth Century, and Especially a History of the American Eclectic Practice of Medicine, Never Before Published.

By: Wilder, Alexander

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First edition. Spine slightly faded, boards lightly soiled, ink gift note and book binder's stamp on front endpaper, front & end matter and page ridges lightly foxed. 1901 Hard Cover. xxix, 946 pp. 8vo. Extensive index (60 pages) follows text. A survey of medicine from ancient times to the time of publication, with particular focus on the nineteenth century. Chapters include: Archaic Medicine; Medicine in Ancient Historic Periods; Medicine in the Middle Ages; Medicine in Renascence; Medicine in the 17th Century; Medicine in the 18th Century; Former Years of the 19th Century; The 19th Century Continued; Evolution of the American Practice of Medicine; The Great Conflict for Medical Freedom; Medical Colleges and Organizations; Medical Colleges and Controversies; Important Events in the Eclectic School; Eclectic Medical Colleges and Medical Societies; Botanic and Eclectic Medicine in England; Publications of the American Reformers in Medicine; Later Developments in Surgery and Medicine. Not in Garrison-Morton.

Title: History of Medicine. A Brief Outline of Medical History and Sects of Physicians, from the Earliest Historic Period; with an Extended Account of the New Schools of the Healing Art in the Nineteenth Century, and Especially a History of the American Eclectic Practice of Medicine, Never Before Published.

Author: Wilder, Alexander

Categories: 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New England Eclectic Publishing Co.: 1901

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 1973566

Keywords: MEDICAL HISTORY MEDICINE,