Makers of Modern Medicine

Cover image for

Download


Author: James J. Walsh
Published: 1907
Language: English
Wordcount: 101,503 / 311 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 47.2
LoC Category: R
Downloads: 581
Added to site: 2011.09.03
mnybks.net#: 30699
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Science

This book covers the achievements of prominent researchers such as Morgagni, Jenner and Pasteur.

Show Excerpt

various kinds in which Laennec never failed. The problem of heart diagnosis was to be solved by Corrigan and the Irish school of medicine hundreds of miles away, though they were doing their work about the same time that Laennec was making his observations in Paris. Curiously enough just during the same decade Richard Bright, in England, was studying out the problem of kidney disease, and, as a young man, teaching the world nearly as much about it as it has ever learned, though, in the seventy-five years that have passed since, so much of investigation has been devoted to the subject.

No one nation can claim the palm of superiority in the matter of original investigation. The spirit of genius breathes where it will, and unfortunately it is incommunicable. {19} Students may think they absorb all that the master has to give them, and that they are ready to go on with his work where he left it. They do actually seem to their own generation to make distinct progress in medicine. When the situation is anal

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Analyzing Character
by Katherine M.H. Blackford
The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'
by Thomas Nathaniel Orchard
ABC's of Science
by Charles Oliver
Criminal Psychology
by Hans Gross
General Science
by Bertha M. Clark
The Elements of Geology
by W.H. Norton
On the Origin of Species
by Charles Darwin

See more popular titles from this genre.