8 edition of **calculus of suffering** found in the catalog.

calculus of suffering

Martin S. Pernick

- 163 Want to read
- 21 Currently reading

Published
**1985** by Columbia University Press in New York .

Written in English

- United States,
- United States.
- Anesthesia -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
- Medicine -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
- Surgery -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
- Pain -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
- Anesthesiology -- history -- United States,
- History of Medicine, 19th Cent. -- United States

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Martin S. Pernick. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | RD80.3 .P47 1985 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xiii, 421 p. : |

Number of Pages | 421 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL2850386M |

ISBN 10 | 0231051867 |

LC Control Number | 84012664 |

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