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“Save America’s Treasures” has been totally eliminated—the largest Federal program supporting preservation of such treasures as the original Star Spangled Banner and George Washington’s tent.
65% of Americans don’t know what happened at the Constitutional Convention, according to a recent survey by Newsweek.
The “Teaching American History” grants—the largest Federal program supporting history education—have been completely eliminated.
Visits to the Top 20 Civil War battlefields have dropped in half from 1970 to 2009 according to official National Park Service statistics.
40% of Americans can’t identify whom we fought in World War II, according to a recent survey by Newsweek.
A quarter of Americans believe Congress shares power over U.S. foreign policy with the United Nations, according to a recent Annenberg survey.
“There is little that is more important for an American citizen to know than the history and traditions of his country,” John F. Kennedy wrote in American Heritage.
The “We the People Program,” which touched some 30 million students and 90,000 teachers over 25 years, has been completely eliminated.
Two-thirds of Americans could not correctly name Yorktown as the last major military action of the American Revolution, according to a recent national Gallup survey.
The National Heritage Areas and Scenic Byways program, the only major Federal program encouraging visits to historic places, has been completely eliminated in Congressional committee.
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Contains Royal Navy Surgeon Robert Robertson's theories on the cause of fevers and the best ways for treating them.
Discusses the procedures for setting up a sick-room, administering medication, and maintaining the appropriate environment.
Huss examines various statistics regarding typhus/typhoid, including mortality and seasonal breakdowns, as well as details symptoms and treatment options.
An examination of cholera outbreaks in France to 1849, with discussions of diagnosis and treatments.
An examination of various fevers as observed in France and North Africa.
Series of lecture delivered at King's College on various topics ranging from basic anatomy to diseases such as cancer, delerium, apoplexy, etc.
General medical text from min-19th century. Includes basic elements regarding the practice of medicine as well as an extensive listing of diseases and their pathologies.
A comprehensive 19th-century medical dictionary.
Text advocating the purging of the body of various fluids to cure disease.
French treatise on disease and anatomy.
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