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Rush, Benjamin 1746-1813

Overview
Works: 965 works in 2,950 publications in 2 languages and 46,355 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Records and correspondence  Controversial literature  Case studies  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Performer, Correspondent
Classifications: R154.R9, 926.1
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Medical inquiries and observations upon the diseases of the mind. [Facsim. of the Philadelphia, 1812 ed.] by Benjamin Rush( Book )

178 editions published between 1789 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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An inquiry into the effects of ardent spirits upon the human body and mind with an account of the means of preventing and of the remedies for curing them by Benjamin Rush( Book )

89 editions published between 1800 and 1831 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on education in the early Republic [by] Benjamin Rush [et al.] by Frederick Rudolph( Book )

10 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because they recognized themselves as being engaged in the making of a nation, the essayists thought readily about education as a national problem and as a national opportunity. These essaysist revealed a bias toward "the good of society" rather than "the good of the individual." Society essentially could not afford to leave the question of education up to parents. These essays are in one sense a commentary on the structure and pattern, or lack thereof, of organized education inherited from the colonial period. As the United States increasingly moves toward some sense of maturity and of the responsibility that goes with it, the visions and the expectations of these eighteenth-century republicans can be instructive. If, as sometimes now seems possible, we are beginning to think and act nationally in matters of education, these writers deserve our attention as the first Americans in any systematic way to turn their talents toward defining the American dream in education. - Introduction
Medical inquiries and observations by Benjamin Rush( Book )

27 editions published between 1815 and 1819 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spur of fame; dialogues of John Adams and Benjamin Rush, 1805-1813 by John Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays : literary, moral, and philosophical by Benjamin Rush( Book )

30 editions published between 1798 and 2003 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inquiry into the effects of spiritous liquors on the human body by Benjamin Rush( Book )

36 editions published between 1784 and 1811 in English and Undetermined and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the bilious remitting yellow fever, as it appeared in the city of Philadelphia, in the year 1793 by Benjamin Rush( Book )

44 editions published between 1794 and 2011 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1998. Gift of Richard L. Dobson, M.D
Medical inquiries and observations by Benjamin Rush( Book )

34 editions published between 1805 and 1949 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Oration delivered before the American Philosophical Society held in Philadelphia, on the 21st of February, 1786; containing an inquiry into the infuence of physical causes upon the moral faculty by Benjamin Rush( Book )

46 editions published between 1774 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for preserving the health of soldiers recommended to the consideration of the officers of the army of the United States by Benjamin Rush( Book )

37 editions published between 1777 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address to the inhabitants of the British colonies in America, upon slave-keeping [Four lines of verse] by Benjamin Rush( Book )

38 editions published between 1773 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations upon the origin of the malignant bilious, or yellow fever in Philadelphia, and upon the means of preventing it addressed to the citizens of Philadelphia by Benjamin Rush( Book )

23 editions published between 1799 and 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considerations on the injustice and impolicy of punishing murder by death extracted from the American museum ; with additions by Benjamin Rush( Book )

17 editions published between 1792 and 2003 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new method of inoculating for the small-pox Delivered in a lecture in the University of Pennsylvania, on the 20th of February, 1781. by Benjamin Rush( Book )

29 editions published between 1781 and 2005 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The spur of fame; dialogues of John Adams and Benjamin Rush, 1805-1813
Alternative Names
Beniaminus Rush

Benjamin Rush britisch-US-amerikanischer Arzt, Schriftsteller, Lehrer, Humanist, einer der Gründerväter der USA

Benjamin Rush Brits scheikundige (1745-1813)

Benjamin Rush personnalité politique américaine

Pennsylvanian 1746-1813

Rush, B. 1745-1813

Rush, B. (Benjamin), 1745-1813

Бенджамин Раш

Бенджамин Ръш

Бенджамін Раш

Раш, Бенджамин

بنجامين راش

ベンジャミン・ラッシュ

本杰明·拉什

本杰明.拉什 美国内科医生,教育家,作家

本傑明·洛希

班傑明·魯殊

Languages
English (933)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The spur of fame; dialogues of John Adams and Benjamin Rush, 1805-1813A day in the life of a colonial doctor