Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1990. Hardbound. Dark green cloth boards w/ light green pictorial DJ, [xviii] 342pp, numerous BW illustrations. VG, DJ has small tears and wear to edges, book itself in fine condition. Item #126791
This book presents a thoroughly researched, readable history of this important institution. Tracing its growth from a couple of courses at the College of Philadelphia to its 225th anniversary in 1990, the wuthors highlight the truly remarkable contributions to science and medicine made by members of the school's distinguished faculty--including Benjamin Rush, Caspar Wistar, Joseph Leidy, Simon Flexner, Isador Ravdin, and Britton Chance.
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