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Walter Bradford Cannon

Scientist, Doctor (19-Oct-1871 — 1-Oct-1945)


Saul Benison; A. Clifford Barger; Elin L. Wolfe. Walter B. Cannon: The Life and Times of a Young Scientist. Belknap Press. 1987. 520pp.

Chandler McC. Brooks; Kiyomi Koizumi; James O. Pinkston (editors). The Life and Contributions of Walter Bradford Cannon, 1871-1945: His Influence on the Development of Physiology in the Twentieth Century. Downstate Medical Center, State University of New York. 1975. 264pp. Centennial Symposium at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 1972.

Walter Bradford Cannon. The Way of An Investigator: A Scientist's Experiences in Medical Research. New York City: W. W. Norton. 1945. 229pp.

Elin L. Wolfe; A. Clifford Barger; Saul Benison. Walter B. Cannon: Science and Society. Boston Medical Library. 2000. 644pp.


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  4. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.123)

  5. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.174)

  6. Webster's American Biographies (p.173)

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