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Women doctors in war / Judith Bellafaire and Mercedes Graf.

  • Bellafaire, Judith, 1954-
Date
[2009], ©2009
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2009], ©2009.

Physical description

xii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.

Edition

1st ed.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-243)and index.

Contents

Introduction -- Hen medics: women physicians in the Civil War and the Spanish-American War -- Necessity's handmaidens: the Army's women contract surgeons of World War I -- Finding a place in the sun: women Army doctors in World War II -- Join the Navy and see the world: women Navy doctors in World War II -- Out of place: women military doctors in Cold War America -- On the edge of equality: contemporary women military physicians -- Epilogue.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    LM.W.6
    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9781603441469
  • 1603441468