Essential Library of World War I: Medicine on the Battlefield, 1st Edition

  • M. M. Eboch
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680771000
  • ISBN-13: 9781680771008
  • DDC: 940.4
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released December 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title examines the medicines and methods used to combat the injuries, infections, and diseases induced by trench warfare. Compelling narrative text and well-chosen historical photographs and primary sources make this book perfect for report writing. Features include a glossary, a selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: In the Midst of Battle.
2: Getting Help Fast.
3: Advances in Surgery.
4: Warding Off Infection.
5: The War Against Disease.
6: Trench Warfare.
7: The Chemists' War.
8: Shell Shock.
9: Continuing Care.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.