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This is a great book about the development of field care for the sick and injured during a time when it was not so common. Read morePublished 1 month ago by David Hodgson
Very interesting, lots of areas that I was not aware of during that time period. The book was very descriptive. Anyone interested in the war will enjoy this book very much.Published 13 months ago by book shelf
Our son-in-law is a thoracic surgeon and he requested this tome on Civil War surgery and the medical practices (or lack thereof) at the time. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Julie W. Snyder
I enjoyed the read. I was disappointed that the book was so expensive, even used, but found it worthwhile and learned a lot about the people and the times and how Civil War-era... Read morePublished on October 4, 2012 by Michigan Reader
I would have rated this book more highly if not for the misleading title - there are no "Bleeding Gray" to be found anywhere. Read morePublished on April 13, 2009 by Ann H. Greenwood
Medicine was another major area where the combatants of the Civil War were ill-equipped to begin. Prior to the Civil War hospitals were by and large places where one did not want... Read morePublished on June 10, 2007 by Virgil Brown
If you only buy one book on civil war medicine, this
is the book to purchase.