1945 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT ESSAY ON THE SUBJECT OF LEPROSY HANDWRITTEN BY A LEADING JAPANESE EXPERT IN OKINAWA AS THE WAR AGAINST JAPAN COMES TO AN END

By: DR HIROSHI HAGATA

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On offer is a fascinating, original 17 page manuscript and relic of mid 20th Century medicine titled "Study of Leprosy" handwritten by Dr Hiroshi Hagata director of the Airakuen Sanatorium in Okinawa during WWII. He was noted for allowing the patients to leave just before fierce fighting overtook the sanatorium. Overall G.

Title: 1945 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT ESSAY ON THE SUBJECT OF LEPROSY HANDWRITTEN BY A LEADING JAPANESE EXPERT IN OKINAWA AS THE WAR AGAINST JAPAN COMES TO AN END

Author Name: DR HIROSHI HAGATA

Categories: 20th Century Ephemera, Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 20th Century Manuscript,

Publisher: OKINAWA JAPAN, 1945

Book Condition: Good

Type: Manuscript

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 0002162

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