I really enjoyed the book, I had seen a play which was based on the information in the book..It helped understand the conflicts among the Doctors involved in the discovery of... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Joanne Young
Beginning was interesting.
Everything was discombobulated and dry. Tossed the book to be recycled.
A well-paced tale about the men claiming to have discovered anesthesia. The chapters moved quickly so even when a topic didn't hold my interest, it was on to a new one before I... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Lincoln
The subject fascinates me. This story is so well researched and reported, almost to a fault, because it got boring 2/3 through the book. Read morePublished 13 months ago by A. Kelman
Book was quite bent, not what I expected for a 'good' condition product. Still readable tho, and I've started reading the book, it's pretty good.Published 13 months ago by hwatts1095
Being a retired physician, I have always been drawn to medical history.
I first heard of this book some years ago when it first came out, when the author was interviewed... Read more
A niece wants to be an anesthesiologist - I gave her this book for Christmas, we didn't hear from her the rest of the evening! She immediately started reading! Read morePublished 24 months ago by Anita J. Jacobson
Ether Day is wonderfully written by J. Fenster. The subject matter, the birth of the medical and commercial business that became anesthesia, at first glance possesses all the... Read morePublished on September 4, 2012 by Thomas