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Accession number 2016.25
Title The Elements of Military Hygiene, 3rd Edition
Object Name Book
Credit line Museum of Osteopathic Medicine
Call# UH600. A8
Catalog Number 2016.25.131
Author Ashburn, P. M.
Summary The Elements of Military Hygiene, 3rd Edition; 1937. Written by P. M. Ashburn, published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston, full title "The elements of Military Hygiene: Especially Arranged for Officers and Men of the Line", blue cover with gold lettering on spine, blank Memorial Library sticker on interior front cover; 13.3 cm (w) x 19 cm (h), 377 pages. Staining around right edge of front cover, spine cover heavily discolored, black paint on bottom of spine with white call number sticker on top of it, paper yellowed, "Property of KCOS Library" and acid burn around edges of textblock, yellow staining on bottom edge of textblock, library outcards attached to interior back cover and back endpaper.
Published Date 1937
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Classification Book
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People Ashburn, P. M.
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Search Terms Ashburn, P. M.
Elements of military hygiene
Recruit and his environment
Personal hygiene
Foods and their preparation
Hygiene of the barracks
Hygiene of moving troops
Hygiene of hot and cold climates
Causes of disease
Remote or predisposing causes of disease
Immediate or exciting causes of disease
Disease carriers
Prevention and control of epidemics
Defenses against disease in general
Diseases due to infection through the alimentary tract
Diseases due to infection through the respiratory tract
Insect-borne diseases
Venereal diseases
Prevention of mental and nervous diseases