386 pages | 6 x 9 | 57 illus.
Cloth 1986 | ISBN 9780812280005 | $79.95s | Outside the Americas £64.00
Ebook 2017 | ISBN 9781512816686 | Buy from Combined Academic Publishers £64.00
An Anniversary Collection volume
"A lively, personal account of an exciting period in medical history and the professional and personal life of a man who helped to make that history."—SciTech Book NewsThis book is a volume in the Penn Press Anniversary Collection. To mark its 125th anniversary in 2015, the University of Pennsylvania Press rereleased more than 1,100 titles from Penn Press's distinguished backlist from 1899-1999 that had fallen out of print. Spanning an entire century, the Anniversary Collection offers peer-reviewed scholarship in a wide range of subject areas.
"One of the most intimate and fascinating books on the recent history of academic surgery."—JAMA