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John Hans Menkes - bibliography

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Austrian-American paediatrician and writer, born 1928, Vienna.


  • John H. Menkes, Harvey B. Sarnat, Bernard L. Maria, editors:
    Child Neurology.
    7th edition, revised. Lippincott Wiiliams and Wilkins 2005. 1100 pages.
    6th edition, 2000/2004.
    4th edition. Lea & Fibiger, 1990.
  • The angry puppet syndrome. New York : Demos Medical Publishing, 1999.
  • After the tempest. A Novel. Daniel & Daniel Publishers. 2003
  • The Last Inquisitor. Play. A holocost drama in eight scenes.
  • Lady Macbeth. A play.
  • Peter Beighton & Gretha Beighton:
    The Man Behind the Syndrome. Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, 1986.
  • Jeremy M. Norman, editor:
    Morton’s Medical Bibliography. An annotated Check-list of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton).
    Fifth edition. Scolar Press, 1991.

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