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Author Linker, Beth.

Title War's waste [electronic resource] : rehabilitation in World War I America / Beth Linker.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 291 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-275) and index.
Contents The roots of rehabilitation -- The problem of the pensioner -- Reconstructing disabled soldiers -- A new female force -- Maximalist medicine at Walter Reed -- The limb lab and the engineering of manly bodies -- Propaganda and patient protest -- Rehabilitating the industrial army -- Walter Reed, then and now.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Disabled veterans -- Rehabilitation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans -- Medical care -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Medical rehabilitation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226482538 (cloth alk. paper)
0226482537 (cloth alk. paper)
9780226482552 (e-book)

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