A pictorial history of medicine a brief, nontechnical survey of the healing arts from Aesculapius to Ehrlich, retelling with the aid of select illustrations the lives and deeds of great physicians ... by Otto Bettmann

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Medicine -- History.,
  • Medicine -- History -- Pictorial works.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 310-312.

Book details

StatementWith a foreword by Philip S. Hench.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR131 .B5
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 318 p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6156725M
LC Control Number54010781

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