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Onward and Upward: The Career Trajectory and Memories of Leonard F. Peltier, MD, PhD
George L. Lucas, MD1
1 University of Kansas School of Medicine at WichitaWichita, Kansas
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Janolyn G. Lo Vecchio, Frederick W. Reckling, and JoAnn B. Reckling. Kansas City, Kansas: University of Kansas Clendening History of Medicine Library and Museum; 2004. 205 pages. $40.00.

The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Incorporated
J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2005 Jan 01;87(1):244-244
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A recent essay in The New York Times book review section (Nehring C. "Books make you a boring person." June 27, 2004) suggested that, perhaps, we read too much. Although the thrust of the essay was that the quality of our reading might be jeopardized by the quantity of our reading, if we consider our obligations to read The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and the several other professional journals to which we subscribe, there might be some truth to that assertion. How then, could one recommend reading another book, particularly a book that may require a little effort to procure? (Make your check payable to the Clendening History of Medicine Library, University of Kansas, and send it to: Greystone Press, P.O. Box 411877, Kansas City, Missouri 64141-1877).
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