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Title Doctoring freedom [electronic resource] : the politics of African American medical care in slavery and emancipation / by Gretchen Long.
Publication Info. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2012.

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Description 1 online resource.
Series John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents When the slaves got sick : antebellum medical practice -- Sickness rages fearfully among them : a wartime medical crisis and its implications -- We have come out like men : African American military medical care -- We have come to a conclusion to bind ourselves together : African American associations and medical care -- No license; nor no deplomer : regulating private medical practice and public space -- By nature specially fitted for the care of the sufferer : black doctors, nurses, and patients after the war.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject African Americans -- history -- United States.
Delivery of Health Care -- history -- United States.
History, 19th Century -- United States.
History, 20th Century -- United States.
Physicians -- history -- United States.
African Americans -- History.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780807835838 0807835838 (DLC) 2012010855
ISBN 0807837393 (electronic bk.)
9780807837399 (electronic bk.)
9780807835838 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807835838 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC # EBC1035008
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