Skip to content

Search Collections

An American doctor's odyssey :adventures in forty-five countries /by Victor Heiser, M.D.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Heiser, Victor G. (Victor George), 1873-1972.
Contents
Just short of eternity -- The lame and the halt -- The promised land -- And bid the sickness cease -- Little brown brother -- Washing up the orient -- The black death -- Eat, drink, and be merry -- Water, water, everywhere -- Not with beat of drum -- For their own good -- The heavenly flower -- Alas and a lack -- The house of pain -- Prisoners of hope -- Dividends from philanthropy -- A drummer of ideas -- Much have I traveled -- Snakes in Eden -- The white man's last refuge -- Parasites lost and parasites regained -- Fish stories -- A great little people -- Picking up broken threads -- An ounce of prevention -- And make persuasion do the work of fear -- Hustling the east -- Pearl of great price -- pilgrim's progress -- Grant but memory.
Description
viii, 544 pages : frontispiece (portrait) illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes
"First edition."
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica
GUSN
319821
Call Number
CPT CPT-01-110.401
Other People and Orgs
Rockefeller Foundation - International Health Board.
Rockefeller Foundation. International Health Board.
Descriptive terms
Médecine tropicale.
Médecins États-Unis Biographies.
Physicians
Physicians.
Public Health.
Public health
Public health.
Santé publique
Santé publique Asie du Nord-Est.
Tropical Medicine.
Tropical medicine.
Material Type
Biography.
Places
Asia.
East Asia.
Philippines.
United States
United States.

Comments