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Doctors on Horseback: Pioneers of American Medicine

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Doctors on Horseback: Pioneers of American Medicine - Flexner, James T
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The man in the street would not, perhaps, recognize all the names of the brilliant scientists whose careers and personalities animate this book, but doctors know them. Morgan, who founded the first medical school in American and, fighting beside Washington, was ruined b the petty politics of the Revolution; McDowell, who, although on the fringe of the wilderness, dared the operation that prepared the way for all abdominal surgery; Rush, the equivocal personality who, for better or worse, dominated American medicine for more ...

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Doctors on Horseback: Pioneers of American Medicine 1993, Fordham University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780823213795

2nd Revised edition

Trade paperback

Doctors on Horseback: Pioneers of American Medicine, 1969, Dover Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486221786

Hardcover