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Extent 1 slide binder
Title Hamilton, Sidney G.: 'Memories of a visit to the People's Republic of China 1972'
Date 1972
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Name Hamilton, Sidney G.H.
Description 'Memories of a visit to the People's Republic of China 1972' duplicated ts with ms annotations and some cuttings, pp. 108 + iv Account of the first visit to China by British medics for 15 years, by a group of 10 doctors plus the two travel agents who had made the arrangements. The group went to Shanghai, Hanchow, Canton, Beijing. Nanking and Wusih. Dr Hamilton describes visits to various medical institutions, and records several major operations performed under analgesia using acupuncture. The group also visited the Great Wall and other tourist attractions, a People's Commune and other sights of interest.
Accession Number 976
Access Status Open
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Subject Surgical Procedures, Operative
Subject Travel
MaterialType Archives - Non-digital
System No. 077cfda6-0001-41e0-b253-d0fec7596547