Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 April 1999

752 Pages | 35 halftones

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195055238

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Mending Bodies, Saving Souls

A History of Hospitals

Guenter B. Risse

This is a brilliant, original, and broadly defined history of the hospital, drawing extensively on narratives written by patients and caregivers to give vivid pictures of hospital life at key stages in the development of the institution.


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