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The Resource Doctor Franklin's medicine, Stanley Finger

Doctor Franklin's medicine, Stanley Finger

Label
Doctor Franklin's medicine
Title
Doctor Franklin's medicine
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Finger
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stanley Finger uncovers the instrumental role that Benjamin Franklin--scientist, inventor, publisher, and statesman--played in the development of the healing arts, giving preventive and bedside medicine, hospital care, and even personal hygiene a modern look that changed the face of medical care in both America and Europe
Action
digitized
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finger, Stanley
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Medicine
  • Scientists
  • Scientists
  • HISTORY
  • Medicine
  • Scientists
  • United States
  • Culture and History of non-European Territories
  • Global History
  • History
  • Medicine
  • Medizin, Gesundheit
  • Scientists
  • Famous Persons
  • History of Medicine
  • History, 18th Century
  • United States
Label
Doctor Franklin's medicine, Stanley Finger
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-364) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Benjamin Franklin's enlightened medicine -- I: The colonist and medicine -- Poor Richard's medicine -- In praise of exercise -- The smallpox wars -- The citizen and the hospital -- Electricity and the Palsies -- Electricity, mental disorders, and a modest proposal -- II: Medicine in Great Britain -- Friends and medical connections -- Scotland and the first American medical school -- Colds, the weather, and the invisible world -- Fresh air and good health -- The perils of lead -- III: Le docteur in France -- French medicine and health imperatives -- The folly of mesmerism -- From music therapy to the music of madness -- IV: Old age, illnesses, and the doctor's death -- Bifocals and the aging inventor -- Skin and "scurf" -- The gout as your friend? -- A debilitating stone -- The limits of medicine -- Franklin's medical legacy
Control code
ocn607673262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 379 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201918
Lccn
2005045659
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812201918
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35c00d
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607673262
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Doctor Franklin's medicine, Stanley Finger
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-364) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Benjamin Franklin's enlightened medicine -- I: The colonist and medicine -- Poor Richard's medicine -- In praise of exercise -- The smallpox wars -- The citizen and the hospital -- Electricity and the Palsies -- Electricity, mental disorders, and a modest proposal -- II: Medicine in Great Britain -- Friends and medical connections -- Scotland and the first American medical school -- Colds, the weather, and the invisible world -- Fresh air and good health -- The perils of lead -- III: Le docteur in France -- French medicine and health imperatives -- The folly of mesmerism -- From music therapy to the music of madness -- IV: Old age, illnesses, and the doctor's death -- Bifocals and the aging inventor -- Skin and "scurf" -- The gout as your friend? -- A debilitating stone -- The limits of medicine -- Franklin's medical legacy
Control code
ocn607673262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 379 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201918
Lccn
2005045659
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812201918
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35c00d
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607673262
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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