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The Resource Harvey Cushing : a life in surgery, Michael Bliss

Harvey Cushing : a life in surgery, Michael Bliss

Label
Harvey Cushing : a life in surgery
Title
Harvey Cushing
Title remainder
a life in surgery
Statement of responsibility
Michael Bliss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here is the first biography to appear in fifty years of Harvey Cushing, a giant of American medicine and without doubt the greatest figure in the history of brain surgery
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10194285
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bliss, Michael
Dewey number
  • 617/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD592.9.C87
LC item number
B55 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cushing, Harvey
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Neurosurgery
  • United States
  • Neurochirurgie
  • 7.150
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a life in surgery
Label
Harvey Cushing : a life in surgery, Michael Bliss
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0639/2005048765-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Opening: the surgeon and the general -- Western Reserve: the Cushings of Cleveland -- Making a Yale man -- Making a Harvard doctor -- Making an American surgeon -- A window on the brain -- Opening the closed box: the birth of neurosurgery -- The bottom of the box: interragating the pituitary -- Adieu the simple life -- Adieu America: Cushing goes to war -- An American surgeon at Passchendaele -- Fathers and sons -- Johnson and Boswells: chief and harem -- Sprinting to the tape -- Regius professor at ale -- Closing: inheritance and memory
Control code
619072
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 591 pages
Isbn
9780195169898
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005048765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780195169898
Label
Harvey Cushing : a life in surgery, Michael Bliss
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0639/2005048765-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Opening: the surgeon and the general -- Western Reserve: the Cushings of Cleveland -- Making a Yale man -- Making a Harvard doctor -- Making an American surgeon -- A window on the brain -- Opening the closed box: the birth of neurosurgery -- The bottom of the box: interragating the pituitary -- Adieu the simple life -- Adieu America: Cushing goes to war -- An American surgeon at Passchendaele -- Fathers and sons -- Johnson and Boswells: chief and harem -- Sprinting to the tape -- Regius professor at ale -- Closing: inheritance and memory
Control code
619072
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 591 pages
Isbn
9780195169898
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005048765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780195169898

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