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Author Kraut, Alan M.

Title Goldberger's war : the life and work of a public health crusader / Alan M. Kraut.

Published New York : Hill and Wang, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  610.69520973 KRAUT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 313 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. "Another Poor Jew" 13 -- 2. Medical Mysteries 43 -- 3. Disease and Duty 73 -- 4. Scourge of the South 97 -- 5. Pellagra, Prisoners, and Pardons 121 -- 6. "Filth Parties" and Mill Meals: Medical Sleuthing in Lab and Village 143 -- 7. Cotton in Crisis and the Politics of Public Health 173 -- 8. "Nailing Pellagra's Old Hide to the Barn Door" 201 -- 9. Kaddish for a Hero 233.
Subject Goldberger, Joseph, 1874-1929.
United States. Public Health Service -- History.
Epidemics -- United States -- History.
Physicians -- United States -- Biography.
Public health -- United States -- History.
Variant Title Life of a public health crusader.
ISBN 0374135371