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Problems and methods in the history of medicine

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Published by Croom in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- Historiography.,
  • Historiography.,
  • History of Medicine.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Roy Porter and Andrew Wear.
    SeriesThe Wellcome Institute series in the history of medicine
    ContributionsPorter, Roy, 1946-, Wear, A. 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR133 .P74 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2372477M
    ISBN 100709936877
    LC Control Number87000478

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    This guide provides study problems, suitable for different levels of organic chemistry, all solved and fully explained, with constant reference to theory. This book provides methods, strategies, and explanations leading students to master organic chemistry problems. It is an extremely valuable study support. This book is available in Italian, English, and Spanish. Risse, Guenter B., ‘ Hospital History: New Sources and Methods ’, in Problems and Methods in the History of Medicine, eds. Porter, Roy and Wear, Andrew (London: Routledge, ), pp. – Schlich, Thomas, ‘ Negotiating Technologies in Surgery: The Controversy about Surgical Gloves in the s ’, Bulletin of the History of.


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