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Author Abel, Emily K.

Title Suffering in the land of sunshine : a Los Angeles illness narrative / Emily K. Abel.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    362.1969 ABE    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.1969 ABE    Available
Description xviii, 176 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Critical issues in health and medicine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Encountering illness -- "A real man again" -- Boosting Los Angeles -- Reforming Los Angeles -- "The old trouble" -- The "gash" in "our happiness".
Subject Willard, Charles Dwight, 1866-1914.
Tuberculosis -- Patients -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.
ISBN 0813539005 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813539003 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813539013 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813539010 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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