Hardcover, 537 pages, index, illustrations in b/w and color, numerous tables. This copy inscribed by the author on the free endpaper. Book is Very Good, gilt dull, no dj. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Official History of the Canadian Medical ...
Editorial: Queen's Printer, Ottawa, Canada, 1953
Año de publicación: 1953
Descripción Edmond Cloutier, Queens' Printer and Controller of Stationery, Ottawa, 1956. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good-. Illustrated by fold-out maps Ilustrador. First Edition. Volume I has no dust jacket, the red coth covered boards, dated 1956, some shelf soil to page edges, top back corner bumped. Volume II, dated 1953, has chipped DJ, 1 inch tear bottom front panel and 2 inch tear top back panel. ; Fold-out maps in Vol. I and map endpapers appear undamaged, B&W and color illustrations in Vol II ; Color Illustrations. Nº de ref. de la librería 15240
Descripción Ottawa Queen's Printer 1956, 1956. Estado de conservación: very good. xii,568;xv,537pp. Octavo. Illustrated with black and white and coloured photos and paintings (including frontispiece) and folding maps. Original maroon cloth with gilt crest on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Endpaper maps in volume one. Volume One is dated 1953 and volume two is dated 1956. Wear and tear to edges of dust jackets of both volumes. Armorial bookplates in each volume. very good Volume I "deals with the organization, development and campaigns of the armed forces' medical and dental services, together with the contribution of civilian services connected with medical aspects of the war effort." (inside cover). Volume II covers the broad sweeping advancements in medicine made during the war by Canadian professionals in the service. Such leaps include "the advent of modern techniques in surgery, made possible by the use of antibiotics and improved methods in anaesthesia, the introduction of early ambulation after surgery combined with proper rehabilitation and the application of improved immunization practices." (inside cover). Nº de ref. de la librería 120196