In Hospital and Camp

The Civil War through the Eyes of Its Doctors and Nurses


Book Description

This anthology tells the fascinating story of how medicine was practiced in military hospitals and in the field during the Civil War. Includes first-person accounts by Louisa May Alcott and Walt Whitman.

About the Author

Harold Elk Straubing is a writer, editor, and social historian. He has held editorial positions in newspaper, magazine, and book publishing, and has written several books on the Civil War and World War I. Straubing has enjoyed careers in film, radio, animation, and print.

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