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The Resource Genius on the edge : the bizarre double life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted, Gerald Imber

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

Label
Genius on the edge : the bizarre double life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted
Title
Genius on the edge
Title remainder
the bizarre double life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Imber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals a complex and troubled man who, despite being a ground-breaking father of modern surgery, battled with cocaine and morphine addition, exhibited eccentric behavior and lived an unusual lifestyle
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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348096
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Imber, Gerald
Dewey number
  • 617.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Halsted, William
  • Surgeons
  • Physicians
  • General Surgery
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the bizarre story of William Stewart Halsted, the father of modern surgery
Label
Genius on the edge : the bizarre double life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted, Gerald Imber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn430842094
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 389 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781607146278
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009035525
Other control number
40017623409
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)430842094
Label
Genius on the edge : the bizarre double life of Dr. William Stewart Halsted, Gerald Imber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn430842094
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 389 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781607146278
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009035525
Other control number
40017623409
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)430842094

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