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The Resource Gangrene and glory : medical care during the American Civil War, Frank R. Freemon

Gangrene and glory : medical care during the American Civil War, Frank R. Freemon

Label
Gangrene and glory : medical care during the American Civil War
Title
Gangrene and glory
Title remainder
medical care during the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Frank R. Freemon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freemon, Frank R.
Dewey number
973.7/75
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E621
LC item number
.F84 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
E 621
NLM item number
F855g 1998
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine, Military
  • Military Medicine
  • War
  • History of Medicine, 19th Cent.
  • United States
Label
Gangrene and glory : medical care during the American Civil War, Frank R. Freemon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-246) and indexes
Contents
  • Ch. 1. American medicine in the 1850s -- Ch. 2. Creating Confederate medicine -- Ch. 3. Lincoln finds a Surgeon General -- Ch. 4. Maggots and minie ́balls -- Ch. 5. The introduction of women nurses -- Ch. 6. Union hospital ships along the western rivers -- Ch. 7. The beginnings of the Letterman system -- Ch. 8. Confederate medicine organizing -- Ch. 9. Northern medicine organized -- Ch. 10. Medicine at sea -- Ch. 11. Stonewall Jackson struck by friendly fire -- Ch. 12. "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory" -- Ch. 13. Northern versus Southern medicine at Vicksburg
  • Ch. 14. Confederate medicine deteriorating -- Ch. 15. Union enclaves along the Confederate coast -- Ch. 16. The trial of William Hammond -- Ch. 17. Confederate medical support during the Atlanta campaign -- Ch. 18. Preparing for the final Union campaigns -- Ch. 19. Union medical support for the decisive campaigns of 1864 -- Ch. 20. The last full measure of devotion -- Ch. 21. Aftermath -- Ch. 22. The American Civil War as a biological phenomenon -- Ch. 23. Comparing Northern to Southern medical care -- Ch. 24. Did medical care make a difference?
Control code
000143372
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780838637531
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97042816
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143372
  • 144106
  • (OCoLC)ocm37910785
Label
Gangrene and glory : medical care during the American Civil War, Frank R. Freemon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-246) and indexes
Contents
  • Ch. 1. American medicine in the 1850s -- Ch. 2. Creating Confederate medicine -- Ch. 3. Lincoln finds a Surgeon General -- Ch. 4. Maggots and minie ́balls -- Ch. 5. The introduction of women nurses -- Ch. 6. Union hospital ships along the western rivers -- Ch. 7. The beginnings of the Letterman system -- Ch. 8. Confederate medicine organizing -- Ch. 9. Northern medicine organized -- Ch. 10. Medicine at sea -- Ch. 11. Stonewall Jackson struck by friendly fire -- Ch. 12. "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory" -- Ch. 13. Northern versus Southern medicine at Vicksburg
  • Ch. 14. Confederate medicine deteriorating -- Ch. 15. Union enclaves along the Confederate coast -- Ch. 16. The trial of William Hammond -- Ch. 17. Confederate medical support during the Atlanta campaign -- Ch. 18. Preparing for the final Union campaigns -- Ch. 19. Union medical support for the decisive campaigns of 1864 -- Ch. 20. The last full measure of devotion -- Ch. 21. Aftermath -- Ch. 22. The American Civil War as a biological phenomenon -- Ch. 23. Comparing Northern to Southern medical care -- Ch. 24. Did medical care make a difference?
Control code
000143372
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780838637531
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97042816
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143372
  • 144106
  • (OCoLC)ocm37910785

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