Bleeding Blue and Gray : Civil War Surgery and the Evolution of American Medicine
by Ira Rutkow


Overview - A gritty, compelling story well told.--Publishers Weekly"Great storytelling that both Civil War buffs and fans of medical history will surely relish."--KirkusThis landmark history charts the practice and progress of American medicine during the Civil War and retells the story of the war through the care given the wounded.- Re-creates the often grisly experiences of wounded and sick Civil War soldiers- Details efforts by doctors, nurses, politicians, and others to improve care- Highlights the work of volunteers like Walt Whitman and Louisa May Alcott  Read more...

 
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Overview
A gritty, compelling story well told.--Publishers Weekly"Great storytelling that both Civil War buffs and fans of medical history will surely relish."--KirkusThis landmark history charts the practice and progress of American medicine during the Civil War and retells the story of the war through the care given the wounded.- Re-creates the often grisly experiences of wounded and sick Civil War soldiers- Details efforts by doctors, nurses, politicians, and others to improve care- Highlights the work of volunteers like Walt Whitman and Louisa May Alcott


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  • ISBN-13: 9780811716727
  • ISBN-10: 0811716724
  • Publisher: Tradeselect
  • Publish Date: December 2015
  • Page Count: 320
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 6 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds


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Books > History > United States - Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Books > Medical > History
Books > History > Military - General

 
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