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Sick, nasty medical practices / by Kelly Regan Barnhill.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J 610.c Barnhill, Kelly Regan (Text) 78294000222075 J Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Bookmobile J610 BARN (Text) 39231031765015 On the Bus Available -
Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library j 610 BARNHIL (Text) 71561000092252 NWPLMChildren's Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781429622936 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1429622938 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, [2009]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Dangerous medicine -- Bloodletting -- Trepanation -- Staying filthy -- Mrs. Winslow's soothing syrup -- Mercury -- Lobotomies -- Cruel mental treatments -- The vibratory chair -- Magnets to the rescue -- See it up close.
Summary, etc.:
"Describes a variety of strange medical practices from the past"--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
RL: 3-4.
IL: 3-9.
750 Lexile.
Subject: Medicine > History > Juvenile literature.
Medical innovations > History > Juvenile literature.
Medicine > History.
Medical innovations > History.

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