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  • Books Received*
Hibba Abugideiri. Gender and the Making of Modern Medicine in Colonial Egypt. Surrey, UK: Ashgate, 2010. xii + 268 pp. $119.95 (978-0-7546-6720-9).
Nancy K. Bristow. American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xii + 280 pp. Ill. $34.95 (978-0-19-981134-2).
P. Sean Brotherton. Revolutionary Medicine: Health and the Body in Post-Soviet Cuba. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2012. xxvii + 256 pp. Ill. $24.95 (978-0-8223-5205-1).
John Burnham, ed. After Freud Left: A Century of Psychoanalysis in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012. 274 pp. Ill. $35.00 (978-0-226-08137-3).
Joseph P. Byrne. Encyclopedia of the Black Death. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 2012. xxii + 429 pp. Ill. $89.00 (978-1-59884-253-1).
Eric D. Carter. Enemy in the Blood: Malaria, Environment, and Development in Argentina. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2012. xv + 283 pp. Ill. $38.50 (978-0-8173-1760-7).
Michele L. Clouse. Medicine, Government and Public Health in Philip II’s Spain: Shared Interests, Competing Authorities. Surrey, UK: Ashgate, 2011. xiv + 204 pp. $104.95 (978-1-4094-3794-9).
Geoffrey Campbell Cocks. The State of Health: Illness in Nazi Germany. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xii + 291 pp. Ill. $110.00 (978-0-19-969567-6).
Faramerz Dabhoiwala. The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xi + 484 pp. Ill. $34.95 (978-0-19-989241-9).
Angela Davis. Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England, 19452000. New York: Manchester University Press, 2012. vii + 242 pp. $90.00 (978-0-7190-8455-3).
Elizabeth Anne Davis. Bad Souls: Madness and Responsibility in Modern Greece. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2012. x + 331 pp. $25.95 (978-0-8223-5106-1). [End Page 490]
Thomas Dormandy. Opium: Reality’s Dark Dream. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2012. x + 366 pp. Ill. $40.00 (978-0-300-17532-5).
Jim Downs. Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and Suffering during the Civil War and Reconstruction. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xiv + 264 pp. $29.95 (978-0-19-975872-2).
Andre Du Laurens. Discours des maladies melancoliques. Paris: Klincksieck, 2012. 205 pp. Ill. €45.00 (978-2-252-03592-4).
Joshua R. Eyler. Disability in the Middle Ages: Reconsiderations and Reverberations. Surrey, UK: Ashgate, 2010. x + 235 pp. $99.95 (978-0-7546-6822-0).
Ricardo Pou Ferrari. El Profesor Enrique Pouey Y Su Epoca. Montevideo, Uruguay: Tradinco S.A., 2011. 742 pp. Ill. No price given (978-9974-98-547-6).
Mary Jo Festle. Second Wind: Oral History of Lung Transplant Survivors. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. xvi + 280 pp. Ill. $85.00 (978-0-230-34091-6).
Julie Fette. Exclusions: Practicing Prejudice in French Law and Medicine, 19201945. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2012. xi + 314 pp. $49.95 (ISBN 978-0-8014-5021-1).
Neil A. Grauer. Leading the Way: A History of Johns Hopkins Medicine. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. x + 406 pp. Ill. $60.00 (978-1-4214-0657-2).
Jeremy S. Greene and Elizabeth Siegel Watkins, eds. Prescribed: Writing, Filling, Using, and Abusing the Prescription in Modern America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. x + 329 pp. Ill. $30.00 (978-1-4214-0507-0).
Sylvelyn Hahner-Rombach. Gesundheit und Krankheit im Spiegel von Petitionen an den Landtag von Baden-Wurttemberg 1946 bis 1980. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2011. 193 pp. Ill. €39.00 (978-3-515-09914-1).
John S. Haller, Jr. Sectarian Reformers in American Medicine, 1800–1910. New York: AMS Press, 2011. xvii + 321 pp. Ill. $97.50 (978-0-404-64471-0).
Sherine Hamdy. Our Bodies Belong to God: Organ Transplants, Islam, and the Struggle for Human Dignity in Egypt. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2012. xxiv + 342 pp. Ill. $27.95 (978-0-520-27176-0).
Narin Hassan. Diagnosing Empire: Women, Medical Knowledge, and Colonial Mobility. Surrey, UK: Ashgate, 2011. viii + 133 pp. $89.95 (978-1-4094-2611-0).
Carol Helmstadter and Judith Godden. Nursing before Nightingale, 1815–1899...

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Additional Information

ISSN
1086-3176
Print ISSN
0007-5140
Pages
pp. 490-493
Launched on MUSE
2012-12-13
Open Access
No
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