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R131.K44 2004
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TITLE: A brief history of disease, science, and medicine : from the Ice Age to the Genome Project / by Michael Kennedy.
AUTHOR: Kennedy, Michael, 1938-
PUBLISHED: Cranston, R.I. : Writers' Collective, c2004.
DESCRIPTION: vii, 510 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references and index.
NOTES: In the beginning -- The beginning of history -- Classical Greece and Rome -- India and China -- The rise of Islam and Arabic medicine -- The Middle Ages -- The beginning of modern science -- The Enlightenment and medicine -- The century of the surgeon -- The Germans -- Medicine, bacteriology and infectious diseases -- The rise of medicine -- The new science -- The development of modern surgery -- Blood -- The structure of DNA -- Fleming, Florey and penicillin -- Twentieth century medicine -- Cardiac surgery -- Critical care medicine and anesthesia -- Transplantation -- Psychiatry -- The economics of medicine -- Postscript.
SUBJECT: Medicine--History.
SUBJECT: Science--History.
SUBJECT: Diseases--History.
SUBJECT: History of Medicine.

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