Great Men of Medicine (World Landmark Books Series, W-49)

By: Hume, Ruth Fox

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Half inch tear to hinge of front jacket panel along head and base, jacket edges rubbed. Bottom corner of front board lightly stained. 1961 Hard Cover. 192 pp. Illustrated by Robert Frankenberg. CONTENTS: Andreas Vesalius: The Founding of Modern Medicine; Ambroise Pare: The Key to Modern Surgery; Edward Jenner: The Conquest of Smallpox; Rene Theophile Laennec: The Science of Diagnosis; William Morton: The Discovery of Anesthesia; Louis Pasteur: The Battle Against Bacteria; Joseph Lister; The Introduction of Antiseptic Surgery; Robert Koch: The Search for Disease Germs; Frederick Banting: The Control of Diabetes; Alexander Fleming: The Discovery of Penicillin; Conclusion: Medical Research and the Future; Author's Note; Bibliography; Index.

Title: Great Men of Medicine (World Landmark Books Series, W-49)

Author: Hume, Ruth Fox

Illustrator: Frankenberg, Robert

Categories: Medical, History, Nonfiction, Biography,

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Publisher: Random House: 1961

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2278419

Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE HISTORY PENICILLIN CHILDREN JUVENILE NON FICTION BIOGRAPHY,