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Genius on the edge : the bizarre double life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted

Author: Gerald Imber
Publisher: New York, NY : Kaplan Pub., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the life of the surgeon, who, despite being a ground-breaking father of modern surgery, battled with cocaine and morphine addiction, exhibited eccentric behavior, and lived an unusual lifestyle.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Imber, Gerald.
Genius on the edge.
New York, NY : Kaplan Pub., c2010
(OCoLC)761456169
Named Person: William Halsted; William Halsted; William Stewart Halsted; William Halsted; William Halsted
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Imber
ISBN: 9781607146278 1607146274 9781607148586 1607148587
OCLC Number: 430842094
Description: x, 389 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Gerald Imber.

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Traces the life of the surgeon, who, despite being a ground-breaking father of modern surgery, battled with cocaine and morphine addiction, exhibited eccentric behavior, and lived an unusual lifestyle.

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