SOLDIERS And PSYCHIATRY In WAR. Major Joseph C. Solomon, M. C.


[Missoula, MT]: [1946]. 1st edition (Grinstein 59909). INSCRIBED PRESENTATION copy, SIGNED by the author after an lengthy inscription to the ffep. [6], 106, xxxvi, 108 pp. Last leaf bound in with p. 108 preceding 107 [thusly bound in the other copy of this book we've handled]. Illustrated. Fold-out chart. 8vo. 8-3/8" x 5-3/8". Green cloth binding with gilt stamped title lettering to front board. Modest wear, lower tips bumped. Withal, a VG+ copy. Item #36267.1

The author a physciatrist of some repute, being well represented in the Grinstein bibliography. This volume hand-set & privately-printed, by inmates, at the Print Shop, U.S.D.B. [U. S. Disciplinary Barracks], Fort Missoula, as a trainging project for their education/skill-set acquisition.

Herein Solomon looks at battlefield trauma, one of the first to do so, which as we know today, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder [PTSD] is just now beginning to receive the attention it's due. Volume also looks of those military members with disciplinary problems. Includes 50 brief case studies, as well as references.

Price: $135.00

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