TITLE

Napoleon's faithful field surgeon

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Blaine
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Military History;Jun97, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on Baron Dominique Jean Larrey, a surgeon in the army of Emperor Napoleon I of France, during the French Revolution. Details on Larrey's efforts to tend to the sick during various battles; Background and career information on Larrey; Larrey's protest against the conditions of military hospitals in Paris; Comments from Napoleon.
ACCESSION #
9704244064

 

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