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Bullets and bacilli : the Spanish-American War and military medicine / Vincent J. Cirillo.

  • Cirillo, Vincent J.
Date
[2004], ©2004
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About this work

Publication/Creation

New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2004], ©2004.

Physical description

xiv, 241 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Notes

Revision of thesis (doctoral)--Rutgers University, 1999.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-226) and index.

Contents

Uncle Sam's "splendid little war" -- The Army and the Army Medical Department -- The Army Medical Department at war -- Typhoid fever in the national encampments -- The "round robin," the Dodge Commission, and the embalmed-beef scandal -- Outcomes of the war -- Reprise : typhoid fever in the Anglo-Boer War -- Conclusion.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    History of Medicine LM.6.AA8

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0813533392