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Doctors in gray : the Confederate medical service / by H.H. Cunningham.

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Kirtland Community College Library E 546.7 .C86 1993 30775305552508 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 0807118567
  • ISBN: 9780807118566
  • Physical Description: xi, 339 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Louisiana paperback edition
  • Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 1993.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-321) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Confederate medical problem -- Confederate doctors: the medical background -- Organization and administration of the Confederate Medical Department -- Administration of general hospitals -- Prison hospitals -- Medical officers in the field -- Procurement and manufacture of hospital and medical supplies -- Causes of disease -- Prevalence and treatment of disease -- Surgery and infections -- Confederate medical officers: an appraisal -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
Drawing on a prodigious array of sources, Cunningham paints as complete a picture as possible of the daunting task facing those charged with caring for the war's wounded and sick. -- back cover
Subject: Confederate States of America. Army. Medical Department.
Confederate States of America Army. Medical Department.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Medical care.
Medicine, Military > History.

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