April 1965

Outlines of the Chief Camp Diseases of the United States Armies.

Author Affiliations

By Joseph Janvier Woodward, MD. Price, not given. Pp 364. Hafner Publishing Company, 31 E 10th St, New York 10003, 1964.

Arch Intern Med. 1965;115(4):504-506. doi:10.1001/archinte.1965.03860160130030

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


Through the impetus and under the auspices of the Library of the New York Academy of Medicine, the Hafner Publishing Company of New York and London has brought out Woodward's Chief Camp Diseases of the United States Army, which was published just over 100 years ago in the middle of the Civil War. This book is one of a notable series reproduced as paperbacks through the efforts of the New York Academy of Medicine. Among the major and minor classics available in this series are Morgagni's The Scats and Causes of Diseases Investigated by Anatomy, Pinel's A Treatise of Insanity, Benjamin Rush's Medical Inquiries and Observations Upon the Diseases of the Mind, Corvisart's book on Organic Diseases and Lesions of the Heart and Great Vessels, Laennec's A Treatise on the Diseases of the Chest, Herberden's Commentaries on the History and Cure of Diseases, Charcot's Diseases of the Nervous System, Allan

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview