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The Resource Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik

Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik

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Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine
Title
Marketplace of the marvelous
Title remainder
the strange origins of modern medicine
Statement of responsibility
Erika Janik
Title variation
Market place of the marvelous
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A history of botanical remedies, hypnotic suggestion, water cures, and other alternative medicine in nineteenth-century America"--
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Janik, Erika
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Alternative medicine
  • Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
  • Medicine
  • Medicine
Label
Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Medicine at the crossroads -- Every man his own physician : Thomson's botanic medicine -- The only true science of the mind : phrenology -- Quenching thirst, healing pain : hydropathy -- Dilutions of health : homeopathy -- Hypnotized : Mesmer and his mental magic -- Selling snake oil : patent medicine -- Manual medicine : osteopathy and chiropractic -- The fall and rise of alternative medicine
Control code
FIEb17500266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780807022085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)840477580
Label
Marketplace of the marvelous : the strange origins of modern medicine, Erika Janik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Medicine at the crossroads -- Every man his own physician : Thomson's botanic medicine -- The only true science of the mind : phrenology -- Quenching thirst, healing pain : hydropathy -- Dilutions of health : homeopathy -- Hypnotized : Mesmer and his mental magic -- Selling snake oil : patent medicine -- Manual medicine : osteopathy and chiropractic -- The fall and rise of alternative medicine
Control code
FIEb17500266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780807022085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)840477580

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