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Published by Pentland Press in Raleigh, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Robinson, Myron Winslow, 1839-1912 -- Fiction.,
  • United States. Army. Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1865) -- Fiction.,
  • Physicians -- Fiction.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementStewart J. Petrie.
ContributionsRobinson, Myron Winslow, 1839-1912.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3566.E82 L48 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 166, [2] p. :
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL710886M
ISBN 101571970959
LC Control Number97075508
OCLC/WorldCa40105420

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Letters and Journal of a Civil War Surgeon by Stewart J Petrie ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Raleigh, North Carolina, U.s.a.: Pentland Press (nc), . Excerpt from Letters From a Surgeon of the Civil War Although there are gaps in the order of the correspondence, it is sufficiently connected to tell its own story. John G. Perry of Boston, Mass., entered Harvard College in , bearing with him a very youthful attachment; and in the undoubting judgment of youth, he and I, but boy and girl, in /5.   In A Surgeon's Civil War, the educated and articulate Holt describes camp life, army politics, and the medical difficulties that he and his colleagues experienced. His reminiscences and letters provide an insider's look at medicine as practiced on the battlefield and offer occasional glimpses of the efficacy of Surgeon General William A Pages: Surgeon on Horseback is the letters and journal of Dr. Charles Brackett of Rochester, Indiana, with the First Indiana Cavalry and the Ninth Illinois Cavalry in Missouri and Arkansas from August until February The book was published by Guild Press of Indiana in March

Death, Disease, and Life at War: The Civil War Letters of Surgeon James D. Benton, th and 98th New York Infantry Regiments, [Loperfido, Christopher] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Death, Disease, and Life at War: The Civil War Letters of Surgeon James D. Benton, th and 98th New York Infantry Regiments/5(37).   Massachusetts Infantry. 20th Regiment, , United States -- History Civil War, Personal narratives, United States -- History Civil War, Hospitals, charities, etc Publisher Boston, Little, Brown. the journal of a civil war surgeon Download The Journal Of A Civil War Surgeon ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to The Journal Of A Civil War Surgeon book pdf for free now. Sources. Louis Duncan, The Medical Department of the United States Army in the Civil War [], Olde Soldier Books, Gaithersburg, nd, p. Merril Sawyer, Betty Sawyer & Timothy Sawyer, (eds), Letters from a Civil War Surgeon: the letters of Dr. William Child of the Fifth New Hampshire Volunteers, Peter Beer & Company, Solon, , pp. James Greiner, Janet Coryell & James Smither, A.