The age of agony: The art of healing, c. 1700-1800

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9780094601307: The age of agony: The art of healing, c. 1700-1800

Examines in detail the barbarous world of eighteenth-century medicine––the great hospitals, the lying-in rooms, the spas, the quacks.

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A history of 18th century medicine includes discussions of childbirth, hospitals, spas, surgery, and infectious diseases.

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". . . a skillful tour through the annals of medical knowledge in the 18th and l9th centuries . . ."

––Kansas City Times

 

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Guy R Williams
Published by Constable (1975)
ISBN 10: 0094601305 ISBN 13: 9780094601307
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