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April 5, 1941

Bailey's Text-Book of Histology

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Edited by Philip E. Smith, Ph.D., Professor of Anatomy, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, Russell L. Carpenter, Ph.D., Professor of Biology, Tufts College, Medford, Mass., Charles M. Goss, M.D., Professor of Anatomy, University of Alabama Medical School, University, Wilfred M. Copenhaver, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Anatomy, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and Aura E. Severinghaus, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Anatomy, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University. Tenth edition. Cloth. Price, $6. Pp. 764, with 448 illustrations. Baltimore: William Wood & Company, 1940.

JAMA. 1941;116(14):1607. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820140119037

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Abstract

Histology is a structural science which serves to complete the anatomic knowledge gained from dissection. This book, however, also emphasizes the intimate relation of histology to physiology and pathology. Following the first two chapters on a discussion of the cell, the structure of the various tissues is presented, followed by the microscopic anatomy of the various organs. In this edition two new chapters have been added, one on the organization of nervous tissues and another on morphogenesis. The other chapters have been extensively revised and a short list of references added to each chapter, thus enabling the student to follow the literature more extensively. Many new and original illustrations, a number of which are in color, have been added. The same five anatomists who revised the two previous editions have made this revision. The authors also present the major controversial differences of opinion, but in this edition they have still

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