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The Resource Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik

Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik

Label
Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine
Title
Marketplace of the marvelous
Title remainder
the strange origins of modern medicine
Statement of responsibility
Erika Janik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A history of botanical remedies, hypnotic suggestion, water cures, and other alternative medicine in nineteenth-century America"--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R733
LC item number
.J33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 900
NLM item number
J33m 2014
Label
Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=027137213&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Medicine at the crossroads -- Every man his own physician : thomson's botanic medicine -- The only true science of the mind : phrenology -- Quenching thirst, healing pain : hydropathy -- Dilutions of health : homeopathy -- Hypnotized : mesmer and his mental magic -- Selling snake oil : patent medicine -- Manual medicine : osteopathy and chiropractic -- The fall and rise of alternative medicine
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780807022085
Lccn
2013023296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn840477580
Label
Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=027137213&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Medicine at the crossroads -- Every man his own physician : thomson's botanic medicine -- The only true science of the mind : phrenology -- Quenching thirst, healing pain : hydropathy -- Dilutions of health : homeopathy -- Hypnotized : mesmer and his mental magic -- Selling snake oil : patent medicine -- Manual medicine : osteopathy and chiropractic -- The fall and rise of alternative medicine
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780807022085
Lccn
2013023296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn840477580

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