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Shell Shock and Its Lessons (Classic Reprint)
by:Grafton Elliot Smith
Preface to First Edition. OUR reasons for writing this book will be explained by the book itself. We desire here gratefully to acknowledge the help of several friends who have considerably facilitated our task. Our thanks are due to Major R. G. Rows, M.D., R.A.M.C., for his unfailing interest, encouragement and help; to Captains W. H. R. RIVERS, M.D.,...
Preface to First Edition. OUR reasons for writing this book will be explained by the book itself. We desire here gratefully to acknowledge the help of several friends who have considerably facilitated our task. Our thanks are due to Major R. G. Rows, M.D., R.A.M.C., for his unfailing interest, encouragement and help; to Captains W. H. R. RIVERS, M.D., F.R.C.P., F.R.S., and J. W. ASTLEY COOPER of the R.A.M.C., and Mr. E. CLEAVES, M.S c., for their valuable suggestions and assistance in the preparation of the manuscript; to Captain W. E. SAWERS SCOTT, M.D., R.A.M.C., Dr. ALBERT HOPKINSON and Mr. W. PERCY STOCKS, F.R.C.S., of Manchester, for help in other ways; and to our colleague, Professor H. BOMPAS SMITH, for reading the proofs and helping us to eliminate some of the more glaring literary defects. To the Editor of the Lancet we are indebted for permission to use part of an article written by one of us. The stream of requests for fuller information and explanation that poured in upon the author of that article made the writing of this book an unavoidable duty. G. E. S. T. H. P. THE MEDICAL SCHOOL, THE UNIVERSITY MANCHESTER.(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)About the Publisher Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately preserve the original format of each page whilst digitally enhancing the aged text. Read books online for free at www.forgottenbooks.org
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