Cotton Mather: First Significant Figure in American Medicine (Publications of the Institute of the History of Medicine, First Series: Monographs, Volume V [5])

By: Beall, Otho T.; Shryock, Richard H.

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First edition. 1954 Hard Cover. ix, 241 pp. 8vo. A new perspective on the life of the prominent Puritan minister, focusing on his contributions to early American medicine, and providing the historical context of the medical world during his lifetime. Mather is remembered as among the first Americans to advocate inoculation against disease.

Title: Cotton Mather: First Significant Figure in American Medicine (Publications of the Institute of the History of Medicine, First Series: Monographs, Volume V [5])

Author: Beall, Otho T.; Shryock, Richard H.

Categories: Biography, Americana, Colonial Era, 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Press: 1954

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2005526

Keywords: MEDICAL AMERICAN HISTORY COLONIAL AMERICANA COTTON MATHER AMERICA MEDICINE INOCULATION,