Innovation and Tradition at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine: An Anecdotal Journey

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1990. Hardbound. Dark green cloth boards w/ light green pictorial DJ, [xviii] 342pp, numerous BW illustrations. New. Item #126792
ISBN: 0812282426

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.

Price: $15.00 save 10% $13.50

See all items in Healing and Medicine