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Frontier Fever: The Silly, Superstitious-And Sometimes Sensible-Medicine of the Pioneers


Book Description
A history of frontier medicine discusses the home remedies and healing beliefs of the Pilgrims through the settlers of the 1890s, revealing some of the more outlandish "cures" as well as the more effective ones.
Book Information
PublisherWalker and Company
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages144
ISBN-100802784011
ISBN-13978-0802784018
Publication Date06/1995
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About Elizabeth Van Steenwyk (Author) : Elizabeth Van Steenwyk is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Elizabeth Van Steenwyk include When Abraham Talked to the Trees, First Dog Fala... more
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