Operating on the Frontier

By: Turnbull, Frank

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1550171372 307 pages. Index. Reproductions of several black and white photos. "Traces the life of Frank Turnbull from his boyhood in Vancouver to the 1930s when neurosurgeons used celluloid Ivory soap boxes to repair holes in the skull, to the many years of treating people with sciatica, brain tumour, epilepsy, etc., to his work as an instructor in neurosurgery and his service in medical and neurological associations." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Tight and square. A nice copy.

Title: Operating on the Frontier

Author Name: Turnbull, Frank

Categories: Biography, Medicine,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canada, Harbour: 1995

ISBN Number: 1550171372

ISBN Number 13: 9781550171372

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 106H0080

Keywords: Operating on the Frontier - Memoirs of a Pioneer Canadian Neurosurgeon Biography Turnbull, Frank British Columbia Nerosurgeons Nervous System Surgery History sciatica, brain tumour, Epilepsy,