Crusader with Compassion: Dr Walter Hadwen, Gloucester GP, 1854-1932

Author:   Michael Till
Publisher:   Hobnob Press
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9781906978792


Pages:   194
Publication Date:   08 January 2020
Format:   Hardback
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Crusader with Compassion: Dr Walter Hadwen, Gloucester GP, 1854-1932


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Walter Hadwen (1854-1932) moved to Gloucester in 1896 as a family doctor at the request of the local population, to advise them following a disastrous smallpox epidemic. He engendered great loyalty from his patients and community. He fought for improvements in local housing conditions and schools. His views and popularity caused antipathy among his medical colleagues. He served his patients with understanding and sympathy but his enemies were intent on challenging his opinions. An opportunity arose to confront publicly his clinical judgement in court. He stood by his sincerely held principles which would not be shaken. His influence as an antivivisectionist and antivaccinationist were felt worldwide. He was a man of passion and conviction and, as a gifted orator, was able to convince the listener that his views were irrefutable

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Author:   Michael Till
Publisher:   Hobnob Press
Imprint:   Hobnob Press
Dimensions:   Width: 15.60cm , Height: 1.80cm , Length: 23.40cm
Weight:   0.548kg
ISBN:  

9781906978792


ISBN 10:   1906978794
Pages:   194
Publication Date:   08 January 2020
Audience:   General/trade ,  General
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
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