The Resource Doctors of the Old West : a pictorial history of medicine on the frontier, by Robert F. Karolevitz

Doctors of the Old West : a pictorial history of medicine on the frontier, by Robert F. Karolevitz

Label
Doctors of the Old West : a pictorial history of medicine on the frontier
Title
Doctors of the Old West
Title remainder
a pictorial history of medicine on the frontier
Statement of responsibility
by Robert F. Karolevitz
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AKC
Dewey number
610/.922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
R152
LC item number
.K36 1967
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Doctors of the Old West : a pictorial history of medicine on the frontier, by Robert F. Karolevitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dedication -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- From medicine men to men of medicine -- In the medical vanguard -- Saga of scalps and scalpels -- Purge, blister and bleed -- Regulars, eclectics and God-knows what -- Tools, techniques and aching teeth -- From shank's mare to Stanley steamers -- Banker, lawyer, political chief -- The Governor was a doctor -- From the pest house: nowhere but up -- Leeches, laudanum and soda water -- The old standbys -- Quackery: by truss and tonic -- The bitters and the sweets -- Never call them the weaker sex -- Granny remedies -- A gallery of pioneers -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
2512879
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
192 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)2512879
Label
Doctors of the Old West : a pictorial history of medicine on the frontier, by Robert F. Karolevitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dedication -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- From medicine men to men of medicine -- In the medical vanguard -- Saga of scalps and scalpels -- Purge, blister and bleed -- Regulars, eclectics and God-knows what -- Tools, techniques and aching teeth -- From shank's mare to Stanley steamers -- Banker, lawyer, political chief -- The Governor was a doctor -- From the pest house: nowhere but up -- Leeches, laudanum and soda water -- The old standbys -- Quackery: by truss and tonic -- The bitters and the sweets -- Never call them the weaker sex -- Granny remedies -- A gallery of pioneers -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
2512879
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
192 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)2512879

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