Bleeding, blistering, and purging

health and medicine in the 1800s
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Mason Crest Publishers , Broomall, PA
Statementby Matthew Strange
SeriesDaily life in America in the 1800s
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR151 .S85 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24538947M
ISBN 139781422217757, 9781422218488
LC Control Number2010025295

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Bleeding, blistering, and purging: health and medicine in the s. [Matthew Strange] -- An exploration of life in America in the s that focuses on health and medicine, discussing hygiene, diseases, treatments, medical procedures, and other related topics.

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