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100,000 Hearts : a surgeon's memoir / Denton A. Cooley.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780976669777 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0976669773 (hbk.)
  • Description: xv, 267 p., [40] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin, 2012.

Available copies

  • 6 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction R 154 .C566 A3 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction R 154 C566 A3 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 617.412/Cooley (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Biography BIO COOLEY, DENTON 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Biography B/COOLEY, D.A./C (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 617.412 Cooley (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. My Roots -- Chapter 2. Boyhood Friends and Activities -- Chapter 3. "This, My Friend, is the UT" -- Chapter 4. Becoming a Doctor -- Chapter 5. The Dawn of Heart Surgery -- Chapter 6. Army Doctor -- Chapter 7. Residency at Hopkins -- Chapter 8. A Year at the Brompton -- Chapter 9. Pioneering Cardiovascular Surgery -- Chapter 10. Opening up the Heart -- Chapter 11. An Institute for the Heart -- Chapter 12. Transplanting Hearts -- Chapter 13. The Total Artificial Heart -- Chapter 14. The "Cooley Hilton" and Beyond -- Chapter 15. On Being a Surgeon -- Chapter 16. Private Life -- Chapter 17. Reconciliation with Mike -- Summing Up -- Appendix A. Glossary -- Appendix B. Personal Contributions to Cardiovascular Surgery -- Appendix C. Surgical Inventions and Products -- Appendix D. Selected Publications -- Appendix E. Denton A. Cooley Cardiovascular Surgical Society -- Appendix F. Curriculum Vitae -- Index
Subject: Cooley, Denton A., 1920-
Heart surgeons > United States > Biography.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: One hundred thousand hearts
Hundred thousand hearts

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