Book Discussion on Revolutionary Medicine

Jeanne Abrams talked about her book, Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in Sickness and in Health, in which she… read more

Jeanne Abrams talked about her book, Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in Sickness and in Health, in which she discusses health, illness and medical treatment during the American Revolution. She characterized leaders like Benjamin Franklin as forward-thinkers who experimented with new treatments and therapies. close

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Book Discussion on Revolutionary Medicine

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Program ID:
318779-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 10, 2014
Last Aired:
Jul 5, 2014

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  • May 10, 2014 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 10, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 18, 2014 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 19, 2014 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2014 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2014 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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