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The Resource Rush : revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father, Stephen Fried

Rush : revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father, Stephen Fried

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Rush : revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father
Title
Rush
Title remainder
revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Fried
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the medical pioneer and founding father discusses his work in national health care and the treatment of mental illness, his vocal opposition to slavery, and his relationships with Washington, Franklin, and other founders
Summary
The remarkable story of Benjamin Rush, medical pioneer and one of our nation’s most provocative and unsung Founding Fathers. In the summer of 1776, fifty-six men put their quills to a dangerous document they called the Declaration of Independence. Among them was a thirty-year-old doctor named Benjamin Rush. One of the youngest signatories, he was also, among stiff competition, one of the most visionary
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2019.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10692236
Cataloging source
FMG
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1958-
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Fried, Stephen
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.6.R85
LC item number
F75 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Rush, Benjamin
  • United States.
  • Statesmen
  • Revolutionaries
  • Physicians
  • Social reformers
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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revolution, madness, and Benjamin Rush, the visionary doctor who became a founding father
Label
Rush : revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father, Stephen Fried
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [511]-573) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Turbulent spirit -- American Hippocrates
Control code
21449271
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
597 pages
Isbn
9780804140065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1049711757
Label
Rush : revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father, Stephen Fried
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [511]-573) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Turbulent spirit -- American Hippocrates
Control code
21449271
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
597 pages
Isbn
9780804140065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1049711757

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