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Dr. Joseph Warren : The Boston Tea Party, Bunker Hill, and the Birth of American Liberty

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ISBN13:

9781455614745

ISBN10:
1455614742
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
10/31/2011
Publisher(s):
Pelican Pub Co Inc

Summary

Early American physician, political strategist, and soldier Joseph Warren was the person who dispatched Paul Revere on his famous ride. This biography delves into the fascinating life of this man, who was doctor to John and Abigail Adams, ran a spy ring out of his medical practice, and was ultimately killed at Bunker Hill.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. 9
Acknowledgmentsp. 13
An Apple a Day¨Family, Youth, and Adolescencep. 19
College Education¨Joseph Warren and the Rainspoutp. 29
Apprentice Physicianp. 42
Breaking the Smallpox's Siege of Bostonp. 54
Graph Iatroos and a Medical Society for Massachusettsp. 63
Healing Watersp. 67
A Case of Medical Malpracticep. 70
Patient Interactionsp. 88
A Commonwealth of Masonsp. 109
Patriotism's Sparkp. 126
Apprentice Politicianp. 141
High Son of Libertyp. 161
Family and Love Lifep. 178
Stage Centerp. 194
The Way to Warp. 237
Military Affairsp. 250
Siege of Bostonp. 270
Final Actp. 289
Aftermathp. 307
Into Historyp. 315
On Fame and Forgetfulnessp. 325
Account Booksp. 335
Artifacts and Relics Associated with Joseph Warrenp. 345
Quest for Warren's Headp. 356
Places Named after Joseph Warrenp. 367
Attributions to Miss Mercy Scoliayp. 370
Notesp. 381
Selected Bibliographyp. 413
Indexp. 429
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