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Charles B. Johnson, MD, Muskets and Medicine…1st ed

“…Johnson’s is the Only Printed Record of Note for the 130th Illinois.”


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Dr. Charles B. Johnson’s Muskets and Medicine is a scarce record by a member of the 130th Illinois Infantry detailing medical operations, especially during the Vicksburg and other Mississippi valley campaigns.

“Interesting memoirs of hospital service, from Memphis to Texas; Johnson’s is the only printed record of note for the 130th Illinois.” –Allan Nevins

Includes 19 original halftone engravings. From the same publishing house that brought us Christianity and Sex Problems, as well as Conservative Gynecology and Electro-Therapeutics.

Light wear of extremities; normal toning; else very good.

Johnson, Charles B., MD. Muskets and Medicine; or, Army Life in the Sixties. Philadelphia: 1917. 1st Edition, 276p., frontispiece, illustrations, Dornbusch-359.

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Weight 1.5 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 6 × 2 in