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September 16, 1899

The Gross and Minute Anatomy of the Central Nervous System.

JAMA. 1899;XXXIII(12):744. doi:10.1001/jama.1899.02450640058024

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The anatomy of the central nervous system has of late years become so detailed that few text-books on nervous diseases can give more than a general view of its leading features without sacrificing more space than is desirable. The present work meets the need of a special anatomical text-book devoted to the nervous system. Notwithstanding the recent publication of the translation of Edirger's work, this book will find a place and meet a want. It has an advantage of being originally written in our language and that is not a slight one, when we consider the involved and elaborate nature of its subject. Dr. Gordinier has apparently done his work in a very thorough and satisfactory manner and the book in its present form will be a boon to the student in this department. Confining itself, as it does, to human anatomy it thus gives less chance for confusion and

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