Book ID: CBB000930107

From Snake Oil to Medicine: Pioneering Public Health (2007)


Lee, R. Alton (Author)

Praeger Publishers

Publication Date: 2007
Physical Details: xi + 233 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description The focus of this book is on the accomplishments of Samuel J. Crumbine and his Kansas Department of Health.

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Review Colgrove, James (2008) Review of "From Snake Oil to Medicine: Pioneering Public Health". Journal of American History (p. 1293). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Perry, Nicole
Balestra, Alessandra Maria
Teicher, Amir
Wolters, Christine
Whooley, Owen
Waldman, Eliseu Alves
História, Ciências, Saúde---Manguinhos
Medicina Historica
Social History
Science, Technology, and Human Values
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Medizin, Gesellschaft, und Geschichte
Yale University Press
University Press of Kansas
University of Rochester Press
University of Chicago Press
International Specialized Book Services
Franz Steiner Verlag
Public health
Disease and diseases
Germ theory of disease
Infectious diseases
Waksman, Selman Abraham
Koch, Robert
Wilde, Robert Willis
Laennec, René Théophile Hyacinthe
Time Periods
20th century, early
19th century
20th century
21st century
18th century
17th century
United States
Kansas (U.S.)
Valencia (Spain)
World Health Organization (WHO)
Catholic University of Ireland (Dublin)
Royal Belfast Academical Institution

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