Mary Putnam Jacobi and the politics of medicine in nineteenth-century America by Carla Jean Bittel

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Jacobi, Mary Putnam, -- 1842-1906,
  • Jacobi, Mary Putnam, -- 1842-1906,
  • Women physicians -- New York (State) -- Biography,
  • Women"s rights -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Sex differences -- History -- 19th century,
  • Physicians, Women -- United States -- Biography,
  • History, 19th Century -- United States,
  • Women"s Rights -- United States -- Biography,
  • Women"s Rights -- history -- United States

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Book details

StatementCarla Bittel.
GenreBiography
SeriesStudies in social medicine
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR692.J33 B58 2009
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxv, 328 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23192233M
ISBN 100807832839
ISBN 109780807832837
LC Control Number2009011531
OCLC/WorldCa261173680

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