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Murderous medicine : Nazi doctors, human experimentation, and Typhus / Naomi Baumslag ; foreword by E.D. Pellegtrino.

Author/Creator:
Baumslag, Naomi.
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : Baumslag, ©2008, ©2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xxix, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Human experimentation in medicine -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Typhus fever -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Prisoners of war -- Medical care -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities.
National socialism -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany.
World War (1939-1945).
Atrocities.
Human experimentation in medicine.
Prisoners of war -- Medical care.
Typhus fever.
Medical subjects:
History, 20th Century.
Human Experimentation -- history.
Typhus, Epidemic Louse-Borne -- prevention & control.
Disabled Persons -- history.
Ethics, Medical -- history.
Euthanasia, Active -- history.
Holocaust -- history.
Jews -- history.
National Socialism -- history.
Physician's Role -- history.
War Crimes -- history.
Local subjects:
Weltkrieg (1914-1918) -- Medical care. (search)
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Typhus, lice, war and disinfection
Decline of German medicine: from euthanasia to murder, delousing and deception, radical treatment and extermination
Jewish doctors face formidable challenges, struggle to conceal typhus and save lives
SS doctors, pharmaceutical companies, vaccines, drugs and inhuman experimentation, pseudo science
The Red Cross fails in its humanitarian vision
The evolution of germ warfare: from bodies to germ bombs: putting science ahead of humanitarianism
Appendices.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780615251721
0615251722
OCLC:
827456514