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Elinor A. Accampo, Rachel G. Fuchs, and Mary Lynn Stewart, with contributions by Linda L. Clark, Theresa McBride, and Judith F. Stone. Gender and the Politics of Social Reform in France, 1870–1914. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. v iii + 241 pp. $48.50 (cloth); $16.95 (paperbound).
J. N. Adams. Pelagonius and Latin Veterinary Terminology in the Roman Empire. Studies in Ancient Medicine, vol. 11. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1995. viii + 695 pp. $195.50; Nlg. 342.00.
Daniel M. Albert and Claudia Zrenner, eds. History of Ophthalmology, no. 7. Reprinted from Documenta Opthalmologica, 1995, 89. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1995. 198 pp. Ill. $170.00; £116.00; Dfl. 73.00 (paperbound).
America: History and Life. Annual index, vol. 31, no. 5, 1994. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-Clio, 1995. iii + 583 pp. No price given (paperbound).
Juan José Barcia Goyanes. El mito de Vesalio. Valencia, Spain: Universitat de València, 1995. 241 pp. Ill. No price given (paperbound).
Axel Bauer, ed. Theorie der Medizin: Dialoge zwischen Grundlagenfächern und Klinik. Medicin im Dialog. Heidelberg, Germany: Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1995. ix + 201 pp. Ill. DM 68.00; öS 531.00; Sw. Fr. 68.00.
Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent and Ferdinando Abbri, eds. Lavoisier in European Context: Negotiating a New Language for Chemistry. European Studies in Science History and the Arts, no. 1. Nantucket, Mass.: Science History Publications/USA, 1995. vii + 303 pp. Ill. $45.95.
Jean Bernard, Jean-François Lemaire, and Alain Larcan, eds. L’acte de naissance de la médecine moderne: la création des ecoles de santé, Paris, 14 frimaire an III (4 décembre 1794). Collection les empêcheurs de penser en rond. Paris: Synthélabo, 1995. 125 pp. F 84.00 (paperbound).
Jean Bernard, Jean-François Lemaire, and Jean-Pierre Poirier, eds. Marat: homme de science? Collection les empêcheurs de penser en rond. Paris: Synthélabo, 1993. 225 pp. F 84.00 (paperbound). [End Page 172]
Eva Brinkschulte, ed. Weibliche Ärzte: Die Durchsetzung des Berufsbildes in Deutschland. 2d ed. Reihe Deutsche Vergangenheit, no. 108. Berlin: Edition Hentrich, 1993. 208 pp. Ill. DM 36.00; öS 281.00; Sw. Fr. 36.00 (paperbound).
Joan Cadden. Meanings of Sex Differences in the Middle Ages: Medicine, Science, and Culture. Reprint. Cambridge History of Medicine. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xii + 310 pp. Ill. $39.95 (cloth); $18.95 (paperbound).
Sandra Cavallo. Charity and Power in Early Modern Italy: Benefactors and Their Motives in Turin, 1541–1789. Cambridge History of Medicine. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xv + 280 pp. Ill. $69.95 (cloth); $27.95 (paperbound).
T. S. Chen and P. S. Chen, eds. The History of Gastroenterology: Essays on Its Development and Accomplishments. New York: Parthenon Publishing Group, 1995. xiii + 313 pp. Ill. $88.00.
Barry Clark, trans. The Quintessence Tantras of Tibetan Medicine. Ithaca, N.Y.: Snow Lion, 1995. 260 pp. $22.95 (paperbound).
Lawrence I. Conrad, Michael Neve, Vivian Nutton, Roy Porter, and Andrew Wear. The Western Medical Tradition, 800 bc to ad 1800. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xiv + 556 pp. Ill. $89.95 (cloth); $34.95 (paperbound).
Richard Creese, W. F. Bynum, and J. Bearn, eds. The Health of Prisoners. Clio Medica, vol. 34. Wellcome Institute Series in the History of Medicine. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Editions Rodopi, 1995. ix + 184 pp. $23.50; Hfl. 35.00.
François Dagognet. Pasteur sans la légende. 2d ed. Collection les empêcheurs de penser en rond. Paris: Synthélabo, 1994. 403 pp. F 94.00 (paperbound).
Kathy Davis. Reshaping the Female Body: The Dilemma of Cosmetic Surgery. New York: Routledge, 1995. viii + 211 pp. $16.95 (paperbound).
Claude Debru. Essays in the History of the Physiological Sciences. Clio Medica, vol. 33. Wellcome Institute Series in the History of Medicine. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Editions Rodopi, 1995. 239 pp. Ill. $73.00; Hfl. 110.00.
Trudy Dehue. Changing the Rules: Psychology in the Netherlands, 1900–1985. Cambridge Studies in the History of Psychology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. ix + 204 pp. Ill. $49.95.
Robert E. Denney. Civil War Medicine: Care and Comfort of the Wounded. New York: Sterling Publishing, 1995. Reprint. 400 pp. Ill. $U.S. 19.95; $Can. 27...

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ISSN
1086-3176
Print ISSN
0007-5140
Pages
pp. 172-179
Launched on MUSE
1996-03-01
Open Access
No
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