U. S. Public Health Service. The Ship's Medicine Chest and First Aid at Sea.
Washington, D. C. U. S. Public Health Service and the War Shipping Administration. Believe to be a First Edition Hard Cover
Government Printing Office 1947. 498 pages with index. Dark green covers, lettering faded otherwise good+ condition. Former owner's stamp on pastedowns. An instruction for Merchant Marine cadets, officer candidates, and officers and crews of America's merchant vessels for the preservation of health and prevention and treatment of disease and injury at sea. Invaluable information for anyone at sea, whether it is a small or large ship. What medicine you should have on hand, hygiene, prevention of diseases, the human body is explained and illustrated in detail, how to deal with poisons and contaminants.