An Alabama student and other biographical essays (1908) by William Osler

By William Osler

An Alabama pupil and different biographical essays (1908)

To a lifelong curiosity in biography as a activity i've got further a robust conviction of its worth in schooling ; and so it has occurred that for the occasional deal with a biographical topic was once frequently selected. of these the following accumulated, all of that have already seemed within the journals, greater than part care for features of the lifetime of physicians within the usa. In what
better approach may well I convey gratitude for the extreme kindness skilled in the course of twenty-one years than through a relentless entice the scholars to take as their versions the good males of the occupation in their personal nation? In no age and in no land have the Hippocratic beliefs been extra totally learned than in a few of
the lives the following portrayed. photographs reminiscent of those, indifferent as a lot of them are from one another, have yet one price to the coed to waken that helpful caliber of human sympathy that could permit him to understand that during the easy annals of this sort of occupation because the 'Alabama pupil' a existence can be as ideal
as in a Harvey or a Locke.

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