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Lotions, Potions, Pills, and MagicHealth Care in Early America$

Elaine G. Breslaw

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780814787175

Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: March 2016

DOI: 10.18574/nyu/9780814787175.001.0001

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  • Breslaw, Elaine G., 1932-
  • Lotions, potions, pills, and magic : health care in early America / Elaine Breslaw.
  • p. cm.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • ISBN 978-0-8147-8717-5 (cloth : alk. paper)
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  • 1. Medicine—United States—History—18th century. 2. Medicine—United States—
  • History—19th century. 3. Medical care—United States—History—18th century. 4. Medical
  • care—United States—History—19th century. 5. Physicians—United States—History—18th
  • century. 6. Physicians—United States—History—19th century. 7. Public health—United
  • States—History—18th century. 8. Public health—United States—History—19th century.
  • 9. United States—Social conditions—To 1865. I. Title.
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