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A War of Nerves

Soldiers and Psychiatrists in the Twentieth Century

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674011199

Publication Date: 03/30/2003

Academic Trade

512 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

17 halftones and 1 line illustration in an 8 page insert

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Ben Shephard writes widely on psychiatry and its history. He was a producer on Thames Television’s The World at War.

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