the making of a surgeon

The Making Of A Surgeon by William A. Nolen

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William A. Nolen
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In 1872, William A. Nolen published his first book, The Making of a Surgeon. It was an important work for America’s growing medical profession because it discussed what to do if there were no doctors around after the Civil War.This book was written by one of America’s most celebrated surgeons and has been read by many medical students and doctors throughout the years. It is still in print today with a print publication date of 1872.The Making of a Surgeon is a textbook that discusses basic surgical techniques such as how to perform tracheotomy, amputation and simple wound closure. It also includes information on procedures such as brain operations and epilepsy surgery that were not common at the time it was published

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Gazilkree
"I was very impressed with the book. It was an easy read and I felt like I was a part of Bill Nolen's life. For me, it was like I was sitting down with Bill and hearing him speak. The book gave me a glimpse into his mind as he worked to help people. Bill is a great guy and he deserves all the success that he has had.""I enjoyed the story about how Bill became a surgeon and how he went from small town doctor to
Togul
Seven years ago I started a tour of the U.S. The U.S. is the "biggest, coolest, richest country in the world". I was on my way to an American city - Cleveland, Ohio. I was determined to find an American doctor who had studied abroad even though my friends told me that most Americans were uneducated and did not know how to speak English very well. In Cleveland, I stopped at a local bookstore and found a book in the Bibles section that
Akirn
I can't say enough about this book. It is a true work of art. Nolen is a master storyteller. He is an amazing person to read about. His life was filled with personal tragedy and heartache, but he never stopped trying to help people. He always did the right thing, and I love that about him. I have been a hardcore fan of his since the beginning of his career.This book is one of those books you will want to pass around
Daim
I needed to write a literature review about The Making Of A Surgeon and The Sun Is Also A Star books. I read The Making Of A Surgeon with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. William A. Nolen is a wonderful writer.