The Doctor’s Bag: Medicine and Surgery of Yesteryear

TheDoctorsBagWho was the best doctor in the Old West? How did the doc remove an arrow? Could silk really stop a bullet? What was the “germ theory”? The answers to all these questions and more can be found in Dr. Keith Souter’s remarkable book.

The Doctor's Bag is a wonderful factual source book that is easy for anyone to read and understand. It contains historical facts along with a multitude of pictures, illustrations, and diagrams for rich, colorful enhancements to the text.

Skillfully written by long-time physician Keith Souter, who is also a well-recognized author in many genres, including westerns, The Doctor's Bag is an invaluable reference source for authors of Old West tales—or for any reader who just wants to learn about medical practices of time gone by.



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