Enlarge cover. Error rating book. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Dorothy Grant. The twenty true tales in Amazing Medical Stories give a rich and entertaining picture of the ways in which medical workers both real and fake have used the keys to the mysterious kingdom of life: health, disease, and physical anomaly, birth, death, and post-mortem diagnosis.
The stories run the gamut from tragedy to hilarity, from satisfaction of curiosity to evocation The twenty true tales in Amazing Medical Stories give a rich and entertaining picture of the ways in which medical workers both real and fake have used the keys to the mysterious kingdom of life: health, disease, and physical anomaly, birth, death, and post-mortem diagnosis. The stories run the gamut from tragedy to hilarity, from satisfaction of curiosity to evocation of terrible pity.
Amazing Medical Stories deals with quacks and charlatans, the giants Angus McAskill and Anna Swan, the first case of antisocial personality disorder, as well as wonderous inventions and achievements by physicians. Get A Copy. Paperback , pages. More Details Original Title. Other Editions 2. Friend Reviews. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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Had I known it was so restrictive in its scope, I wouldn't have purchased it new. It's a well-written book, with each of the stories being short and sweet but lacking in some detail, imho. Tech news.
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