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War diseases and pensions

Wilson, R. M.

War diseases and pensions

a manual of diagnosis and treatment for medical referees, general practitioners, and medical boards

by Wilson, R. M.

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Published by H. Frowde, Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby R. M. Wilson ... and W. M. T. Wilson ... With a chapter on the diagnosis of malaria, by Major Ernest Black.
SeriesOxford medical publications
ContributionsWilson, William Mitchell Turner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC971 .W5
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 71 p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6623407M
LC Control Number20004966
OCLC/WorldCa14812106

Keegan's book has become a modern-day classic, representing the most popular view of the Great War: a bloody and futile conflict, fought in chaos, causing the unnecessary death of millions. Three concentrations of black and white photographs and a selection of quality maps accompany a superbly written narrative that expertly guides the reader. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Alcock, Norman Z. War disease. Oakville, Ont.: CPRI Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

Vietnam War veterans are eligible for benefits that are open to all U.S. military veterans, including but not limited to disability compensation for service-connected disabilities, such as post-traumatic stress disorder and amputations; pension; health care; loans; and insurance. Vietnam War veterans may be eligible for disability compensation for exposure to Agent Orange. Along with natural disasters, infectious diseases are among the top unintentional causes of human death and suffering the world diseases have left their mark on the human race, warping the course of human history in their wake. In certain cases, like that of the bubonic plague, population levels were drastically reduced for centuries afterward.

“The first great book on war in all its aspects, and still one of the best.” On War () by Carl von Clausewitz “On War represents the most ambitious effort ever made by a theorist of human conflict to systematize war and understand it for what it is.” “Absolutely essential for understanding the human phenomenon of war.”. You may be able to get disability benefits if you served in the Southwest Asia theater of military operations during the Gulf War period and you didn’t receive a dishonorable discharge. Your illness or condition must also meet the requirements listed below, and .


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