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The medical messiahs : a social history of health quackery in twentieth-century America

Author: James Harvey Young
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1992.
Series: Princeton paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Expanded pbk. edView all editions and formats
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An historical analysis of the development of patent medicines in the USA, from the enactment of the Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906 to the mid-1960s. Charlatans and dangerous drugs, such as the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Harvey Young
ISBN: 0691005796 9780691005799
OCLC Number: 25130786
Description: xiii, 498 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Princeton paperbacks.
Responsibility: James Harvey Young.
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