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Author Mackowiak, Philip A.

Title Diagnosing giants : solving the medical mysteries of thirteen patients who changed the world / Philip A. Mackowiak.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    616.075 MAC    Available
Description xii, 225 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Mummy's curse -- A last repast -- Little boots -- Noble enemy -- "Interred at the least possible expense" -- El sordo -- A medical labyrinth -- Old Jack -- Mortal wound -- Voyage to invalidism -- Vessels of stone -- Fatal zest for living -- "Too busy to be sick".
Subject Diagnosis.
Celebrities -- Diseases.
Medicine -- Case studies.
ISBN 9780199937776 alkaline paper
019993777X alkaline paper

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