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The Resource A day in the life of a colonial doctor, by Laurie Krebs

A day in the life of a colonial doctor, by Laurie Krebs

Label
A day in the life of a colonial doctor
Title
A day in the life of a colonial doctor
Statement of responsibility
by Laurie Krebs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes a day in the life of a doctor in colonial Philadelphia, where he was trained, common ailments and how he treated them, and ways in which he tried to improve conditions for women, slaves, and others
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krebs, Laurie
Dewey number
  • 610/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The library of living and working in colonial times
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rush, Benjamin
  • Physicians
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
Target audience
primary
Label
A day in the life of a colonial doctor, by Laurie Krebs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Benjamin Rush, physician -- A sense of humors -- Becoming a doctor -- Dreaded diseases -- The apothecary -- Accidents, surgery, and infection -- Colonial remedies -- Benjamin Rush, patriot and army surgeon -- A new look at things
Control code
ocm48837441
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
24 p.
Isbn
9780823962280
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2002000098
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
A day in the life of a colonial doctor, by Laurie Krebs
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Benjamin Rush, physician -- A sense of humors -- Becoming a doctor -- Dreaded diseases -- The apothecary -- Accidents, surgery, and infection -- Colonial remedies -- Benjamin Rush, patriot and army surgeon -- A new look at things
Control code
ocm48837441
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
24 p.
Isbn
9780823962280
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2002000098
Other physical details
col. ill.
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