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The Resource Physician to the fleet : the life and times of Thomas Trotter, 1760-1832, Brian Vale and Griffith Edwards

Physician to the fleet : the life and times of Thomas Trotter, 1760-1832, Brian Vale and Griffith Edwards

Label
Physician to the fleet : the life and times of Thomas Trotter, 1760-1832
Title
Physician to the fleet
Title remainder
the life and times of Thomas Trotter, 1760-1832
Statement of responsibility
Brian Vale and Griffith Edwards
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book outlines Trotter's education in enlightenment Edinburgh, his service in the navy, where he successfully argued for better recognition of and conditions for naval surgeons, his participation in key battles, including the Glorious First of June, and his falling out with leading Admiralty figures. It also covers his later life as a physician in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, his studies and writing at this period being widely regarded as pioneering work in the field of addiction studies
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vale, Brian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Edwards, Griffith
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trotter, Thomas
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Trotter, Thomas
  • Great Britain
  • Ship physicians
  • Physicians
  • Neuroses
  • Alcoholism
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • MEDICAL
  • HISTORY
  • Alcoholism
  • Armed Forces
  • Armed Forces
  • Neuroses
  • Physicians
  • Ship physicians
  • Great Britain
  • Alcoholism
  • History, 19th Century
  • Military Personnel
  • Naval Medicine
  • Neurotic Disorders
  • Physicians
  • Scurvy
  • United Kingdom
Label
Physician to the fleet : the life and times of Thomas Trotter, 1760-1832, Brian Vale and Griffith Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background. The Edinburgh experience ; Medicine at sea -- From surgeon's mate to physician to the fleet. HMS Berwick ; Surgeon of a slaver ; Northumbrian interlude ; Recalled to the colours ; The Royal Hospital, Haslar ; Physician to the Channel fleet ; The conquest of scurvy ; Shore-based in Plymouth ; Honours and half-pay -- The Newcastle years. Married life and civilian practice ; An essay on drunkenness ; A war of pamphlets ; A view of the nervous temperament ; Physician as poet and playwright ; Thomas Trotter and the great theatre of life
Control code
ocn778454544
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 235 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846159251
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2cq1x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778454544
Label
Physician to the fleet : the life and times of Thomas Trotter, 1760-1832, Brian Vale and Griffith Edwards
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background. The Edinburgh experience ; Medicine at sea -- From surgeon's mate to physician to the fleet. HMS Berwick ; Surgeon of a slaver ; Northumbrian interlude ; Recalled to the colours ; The Royal Hospital, Haslar ; Physician to the Channel fleet ; The conquest of scurvy ; Shore-based in Plymouth ; Honours and half-pay -- The Newcastle years. Married life and civilian practice ; An essay on drunkenness ; A war of pamphlets ; A view of the nervous temperament ; Physician as poet and playwright ; Thomas Trotter and the great theatre of life
Control code
ocn778454544
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 235 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846159251
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2cq1x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778454544

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