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Title Industrial age medicine / Rebecca Vickers.
Author Vickers, Rebecca.
Publication Chicago, IL : Raintree, [2013]
Copyright date ©2013
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Call # 610 V
Series Medicine through the ages
Raintree freestyle.
Medicine through the ages.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.
Contents Medicine on the move -- Beginning to understand diseases -- Cleaning up medicine -- The proof of germ theory -- Hospitals -- The growth of public health -- War and changes in medicine -- Women and medicine -- The brain, the mind, and medicine -- The medical revolution.
Summary Shows how a wide range of inventions, developments, and other factors created ideal circumstances for medicine to make huge advances in the Industrial Age.
Subject Medicine -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- History -- 18th century.
Industrial revolution.
ISBN 9781410946454 (hb (freestyle))
1410946452 (hb (freestyle))
9781410946515 (pb (freestyle)) :
1410946517 (pb (freestyle))

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