Benjamin Rush : Signer of the Declaration of Independence

By: Barton, David

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320 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Green softcover, 312 + 8 pages, index, endnotes, 3 appendixes, nearly 400 b/w photos, illustrations and facsimiles. ; Known as "Father of American Medicine," Benjamin Rush pioneered fields of psychiatry, chemistry, alcohol addiction, prison reform, anti-slavery and anti-death penalty activism, and more. He signed the Declaration of Independence for Pennsylvania and was United States Treasurer for 16 years. This book also focuses on his strong attachment to religion: he was an active Presbyterian, Methodist, Universalist and Episcopalian. ; Only a touch of edgewear. No marks or defects.

Title: Benjamin Rush : Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Author Name: Barton, David

ISBN Number: 0925279730

ISBN-13: 9780925279736

Location Published: Wallbuilder Press: 1999

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Item: 0.80 lbs

Categories: Biography

Seller ID: 20831

Keywords: american history, americana, biography, colonial era, liberal religion, medical, medicine, universalism, universalist, uutopics