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Record Number: 31229


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'Read on furlough. 19171918.
A. Medical.
[...]
Minor Horrors of present war.
Staying the Plague Harman
Military Orthopedics Jones
Medical Hints Squire
Wounds in War Power
Injuries to Head Rawlings
Cerebro-Sp. Fever Horder
Diagnosis of Nervous D Purves Stewart
Refraction of eye Thorington.
Tropical Diseases Manson.
Diseases of Male Urethra Kidd
Diagnosis & Treatment of Diseases of Heart MacKenzie
Surgical After-Treatment Todd.
Malarial Work in Macedonia. Willoughby & Cassidy
Shell-Shock Elliott Smith
War Shock Eder
Neurasthenia Hartenberg
Practitioner. July '18 June '19
Tuberculosis Jex Blake
Minor Maladies 1918
Psycho-neuroses of War L'hermitte
Internal Secretions. Vol. 1.
Internal Secretions. Vol 2.
Brookbank's Treatment & Diagnosis of Heart Diseases
Gerrish's Anatomy'

Century:

1900-1945

Date:

Between 22 Apr 1917 and 5 Jul 1918

Country:

England

Time

n/a

Place:

city: Croydon, London
specific address: Berkeley Lodge, Haling Park Road

Type of Experience
(Reader):
 

silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Type of Experience
(Listener):
 

solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown


Reader / Listener / Reading Group:

Reader:

Albert Ruskin Cook

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Male

Date of Birth:

2 Mar 1870

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

Medical Missionary, Church Missionary Society

Religion:

Church of England

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

England

Listeners present if any:
e.g family, servants, friends

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

James MacKenzie

Title:

Diseases of the Heart

Genre:

Medicine

Form of Text:

Print: Book

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

31229

Source:

Manuscript

Author:

Albert Ruskin Cook

Title:

Diary 1918

Location:

Wellcome Library, London

Call No:

PP/COO/G33

Page/Folio:

n/a

Additional Information:

List written in memoranda section at end of diary.

Citation:

Albert Ruskin Cook, Diary 1918, Wellcome Library, London, PP/COO/G33, http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/UK/record_details.php?id=31229, accessed: 25 June 2024


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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