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HLTH 218: Experiencing and Responding to Illness and Disability: 1793-1930 (HC) [Spring 2015]

Health Studies 218 (Taylor)

Background Information

The following sources provide overviews of the history of medicine as well as the history of the United States.  They are a quick way to find out the basic facts and recent scholarly interpretations.

When using an article in an encyclopedia or handbook, always check the bibliography for further reading at the end of the article. It will provide a selective list of the books, articles, and, frequently, Web resources considered to be the most up-to-date and reliable.

Biographical Sources