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Volume 82, Number 2, Summer 2008

Table of Contents


The Nature of Plague in Late Eighteenth-Century Egypt

pp. 249-275 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0031

Sacagawea's "Cold": Pregnancy and the Written Record of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

pp. 276-309 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0007

Doctors on Record: Uruguay's Infant Mortality Stagnation and Its Remedies, 1895–1945

pp. 311-354 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0015

"Physicians are not Bootleggers": The Short, Peculiar Life of the Medicinal Alcohol Movement

pp. 355-386 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0005

Between the Ego and the Icepick: Psychosurgery, Psychoanalysis, and Psychiatric Discourse

pp. 387-420 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0038

News and Events

News and Events

pp. 421-423 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0033

Media Reviews

Les Monstres à la Renaissance et à l'âge classique: métamorphoses des images, anamorphoses des discours (review)

pp. 425-426 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0011

Darwin Correspondence Project (review)

pp. 426-428 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0044

The Philip S. Hench Walter Reed Yellow Fever On-line Collection (review)

pp. 428-429 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0030

Les Gueules cassées (review)

pp. 429-430 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0052

Profiles in Science (review)

pp. 431-432 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0039

Book Reviews

Medieval Chinese Medicine: The Dunhuang Medical Manuscripts (review)

pp. 433-434 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0002

Das Falken- und Hundebuch des Kalifen al-Mutawakkil (review)

pp. 434-436 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0020

The Rational Surgery of the Middle Ages (review)

pp. 436-437 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0046

The Medieval Hospital and Medical Practice (review)

pp. 438-439 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0035

Leprosy in Medieval England (review)

pp. 439-440 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0049

Girolamo Fracastoro: Fra medicina, filosofia e scienze della natura (review)

pp. 440-442 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0026

The Devil's Doctor: Paracelsus and the World of Renaissance Magic and Science (review)

pp. 442-443 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0056

Studien zum Frühwerk des Paracelsus im Bereich Medizin und Naturkunde (review)

pp. 443-444 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0034

The Secret Wound: Love, Melancholy and Early Modern Romance (review)

pp. 445-446 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0009

Medicine-by-Post: The Changing Voice of Illness in Eighteenth-Century British Consultation Letters and Literature (review)

pp. 446-447 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0022

The Land of Remorse: A Study of Southern Italian Tarantism, and: Storia biomedica del tarantismo nel XVIII secolo (review)

pp. 447-450 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0054

The Practice of Reform in Health, Medicine, and Science, 1500-2000 (review)

pp. 450-452 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0048

Punish or Treat? Medical Care in English Prisons 1770-1850 (review)

pp. 452-453 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0047

Den of Misery: Indiana's Civil War Prison (review)

pp. 453-454 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0024

"I Hope to Do My Country Service": The Civil War Letters of John Bennitt, M.D., Surgeon, 19th Michigan Infantry (review)

pp. 454-455 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0058

The Measure of Merit: Talents, Intelligence, and Inequality in the French and American Republics, 1750–1940 (review)

pp. 456-457 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0045

Vincenz Priessnitz (1799–1851) und die Rezeption seiner Hydrotherapie bis 1918: Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Naturheilbewegung (review)

pp. 457-458 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0036

Curing the Colonizers: Hydrotherapy, Climatology, and French Colonial Spas (review)

pp. 459-460 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0029

Colonial Pathologies: American Tropical Medicine, Race, and Hygiene in the Philippines (review)

pp. 460-462 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0014

Doctors at Sea: Emigrant Voyages to Colonial Australia (review)

pp. 462-463 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0025

Old Potions, New Bottles: Recasting Indigenous Medicine in Colonial Punjab, 1850-1945 (review)

pp. 464-465 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0021

From Physick to Pharmacology: Five Hundred Years of British Drug Retailing (review)

pp. 465-466 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0050

Cult of Pharmacology: How America Became the World's Most Troubled Drug Culture (review)

pp. 466-468 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0003

A Brief History of Cocaine: From Inca Monarchs to Cali Cartels: 500 Years of Cocaine Dealing (review)

pp. 468-469 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0016

The Opium Debate and Chinese Exclusion Laws in the Nineteenth Century American West (review)

pp. 469-470 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0004

A Century of Adventure in Northern Health: The Public Health Service Commissioned Corps in Alaska, 1879-1978 (review)

pp. 471-472 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0017

Alcoholism in America: From Reconstruction to Prohibition (review)

pp. 472-474 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0055

Putnam Camp: Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam and the Purpose of American Psychology (review)

pp. 474-475 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0018

When Germs Travel: Six Major Epidemics That Have Invaded America since 1900 and the Fears They Have Unleashed (review)

pp. 475-477 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0028

Covenant of Care: Newark Beth Israel and the Jewish Hospital in America (review)

pp. 477-478 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0019

El valor de la salud: Historia de la Organización Panamerica de la Salud (review)

pp. 479-480 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0037

Britain and the 1918-19 Influenza Pandemic: A Dark Epilogue (review)

pp. 480-482 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0010

Doing Medicine Together: Germany & Russia Between the Wars (review)

pp. 482-483 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0032

Miners' Lung: A History of Dust Disease in British Coal Mining (review)

pp. 483-485 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0000

The Cigarette Century: The Rise, Fall, and Deadly Persistence of the Product That Defined America (review)

pp. 485-486 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0051

Medicine, the Market and the Mass Media: Producing Health in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 486-487 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0041

Sick Building Syndrome and the Problem of Uncertainty: Environmental Politics, Technoscience, and Women Workers (review)

pp. 487-489 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0059

Inescapable Ecologies: A History of Environment, Disease, and Knowledge (review)

pp. 489-490 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0008

Cultural Locations of Disability (review)

pp. 491-492 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0012

Contesting Psychiatry: Social Movements in Mental Health (review)

pp. 492-493 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0042

Thinking about Dementia: Culture, Loss, and the Anthropology of Senility (review)

pp. 493-495 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0006

Culturing Life: How Cells Became Technologies (review)

pp. 495-497 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0040

Vaccine: The Controversial Story of Medicine's Greatest Lifesaver (review)

pp. 497-498 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0043

A Death Retold: Jesica Santillan, the Bungled Transplant, and Paradoxes of Medical Citizenship (review)

pp. 498-499 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0057

Plague, SARS and the Story of Medicine in Hong Kong (review)

pp. 500-501 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0001

AIDS in the Twenty-First Century: Disease and Globalization (review)

pp. 501-503 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0023

Historical Perspective of Rabies in Europe and the Mediterranean Basin (review)

pp. 503-504 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0053

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 504-506 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0013

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 507-513 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0027

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