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Bobby A Wintermute
|ISBN:||9780415881708 0415881706 9780203840597 0203840593|
|Description:||283 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||@contents:Introduction. Waging Health-The US Army Medical Officer's Quest for Identity and Legitimacy 1. Practice, Status, Public Health and the Army Medical Officer, 1818-1890. 2. The Medical Officer in "The New School of Scientific Medicine", 1861-1898. 3. The Other War of 1898: The Army Medical Department's Struggle with Disease in the Volunteer Camps 4. Making the Tropics Fit for White Men: Army Public Health in the American Imperial Periphery, 1898-1914. 5. The Ascendance of Sanitation in the Army Medical Department and the Quest for Preparedness, 1901-1917. 6. Vice and the Soldier: The Army Medical Department and Public Health as Morality, 1890-1917|
|Series Title:||Routledge advances in American history, 3.|
|Responsibility:||Bobby A. Wintermute.|
'For anyone who has wondered how the US Army Medical Department grew to achieve so much after such a baptism of fire in the Civil War, this book will fill in many of the gaps and complete a riveting
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