Doctors Killed George Washington
Hundreds of Fascinating Facts From the World of MedicineeBook - 2002
"It's no joke that we are all fascinated by the medical profession and the people in it. With Doctors Killed George Washington, trivia mavens Erin Barrett and Jack Mingo explore accidental medical discoveries, medical follies, bizarre cures, and more. This titillating tome puts doctors and medical history under the microscope and exposes more than 500 little-known facts and outrageous oddities from the wild world of medicine. Did you know? Before the advent of surgery, ancient Egyptian doctors put their patients under by hitting them on the head with a mallet."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Red Wheel Weiser, 2002.
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (224 pages) data file
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