Daniel Hale Williams: Surgeon Who Opened Hearts and Minds by Mike Venezia
Paperback - The important contributions to medicine that Daniel Hale Williams, founder of the first non-segregated hospital in the United States, made are examined in this volume of the "Getting to Know the World's Greatest Inventors and Scientists" series. Williams moved around a lot as a child and young man, working as an apprentice to a shoemaker and a barber while going to school. After accepting work as a doctor's apprentice, Williams attended medical school.
Age Range: 8 - 12