Compelling and informative, this overview of medical history offers fascinating facts and anecdotes from around the world in its chronicles of the development of obstetrical methods, anesthesia, surgery, drugs, and other landmarks in the science of healing, and its investigations of faith healing, occult practices, and herb doctors. 131 black-and-white illustrations. 16 plates.
Unabridged republication of Devils, Drugs, and Doctors: The Story of the Science of Healing from Medicine-Man to Doctor, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London, 1929.
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|Author/Editor||Howard W. Haggard|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|