ISBN-10:
0700612033
ISBN-13:
9780700612031
Pub. Date:
10/11/2002
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Quacks and Crusaders: The Fabulous Careers of John Brinkley, Norman Baker, and Harry Hoxsey

Quacks and Crusaders: The Fabulous Careers of John Brinkley, Norman Baker, and Harry Hoxsey

by Eric S. Juhnke

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700612031
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 10/11/2002
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.54(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. The Populist Politico Medico of Kansas: Goat-Gland Doctor John R. Brinkley
2. Demagoguery in the Corn Belt: Iowa's Norman Baker
3. Salves and Salvos: The Career of Cancer Charlatan Harry Hoxsey
4. Senseless Dupes or Sensible Pragmatists? The Patients of John Brinkley, Norman Baker, and Harry Hoxsey
5. Medicine for the Masses: The Popularity of Quacks among Healthy Americans
Conclusion
Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index

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