Lotions, potions, pills, and magic : health care in early America / Elaine G. Breslaw.

Author
Breslaw, Elaine G., 1932- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : New York University Press, c2012.
Description
xiv, 237 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Columbian Exchange -- Epidemics -- Tools of the Trade -- Abundance -- Wartime -- New Nation -- Giving Birth -- The Face of Madness -- Democratic Medicine -- Public Health -- Epilogue.
ISBN
  • 9780814787175 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0814787177 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780814787182 (e-book)
  • 0814787185 (e-book)
  • 9780814739389 (e-book)
  • 0814739385 (e-book)
LCCN
2012016648
OCLC
768793108
Other standard number
  • 40021430485
RCP
C - S