The Army Medical Department 1818: 1865, Laying the Foundation, War with Mexico, The American Civil War, Achievements and Failures

The Army Medical Department 1818: 1865, Laying the Foundation, War with Mexico, The American Civil War, Achievements and Failures

This Army military history volume traces the development of the Medical Department from its establishment on a permanent basis in 1818 through the final days of the Civil War in 1865. The uninterrupted existence of the Medical Department after 1818 made possible the gradual transformation of its staff from a collection of physicians of varying […]