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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

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Title
The North American Indian doctor, or, Nature's method of curing and preventing disease according to the indians :  containing a catechism of anatomy and physiology of between five and six hundred questions, with their correct answers, selected from the best authors in the world, for new beginners, or those who wish to study the science of anatomy : also, a treatise on midwifery, with the treatment necessary during pregnancy : also, a materia medica of Indian remedies, or vegetable compounds, in the form of recipes for more than two hundred and fifty diseases, with a description of such plants as are not common   / by Robert D. Foster.
North American Indian doctor
Nature's method of curing and preventing disease according to the Indians
Treatise on midwifery with the treatment necessary during pregnancy
Materia medica of Indian remedies
Name/Creator
Foster, Robert D., (Botanic physician), creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Canton, Ohio
Publisher
Printed for the author, by Smith and Bevin
Language
English
Description
154 p. ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Examination Questions.

Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc.

print
Classification
E98.M4 F67 1838

WZ 270 F757n 1838

Film 80-27 no. 3
Subject
Phytotherapy ;  Indians, North American ;  Anatomy ;  Medicine, Traditional ;  Medicine, Popular ;  Anatomy ;  Midwifery ;  Indians of North America -- Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions ;  Indians of North America -- Ethnobotany

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Domestic Medicine


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