Royal Naval Museum



Naval Medicine and Health

The following are a small selection of titles available in the Royal Naval Museum Library.

• CLARK, G. “Doc”: 100 year history of the Sick Berth Branch.  London: HMSO, 1984  ISBN 0112904270

• COULTER, J. J.  History of the Second World War: The Royal Naval Medical Services. Vol 1: Administration; Vol 2: Operations.  London: HMSO, 1954-1956

• HARLAND, K.  Queen Alexandra’s Royal Naval Nursing Service.   Journal of Royal Naval Medical Service [n.d.]  ISBN 0951490605

• KEEVIL, J. J.  Medicine and the Navy 1200-1900: Vol 1: 1200-1649; Vol 2: 1649-1714.  Edinburgh: E & S Livingstone, 1957-1958

• LIND, J.  An essay on the most effectual means of preserving the health of seamen in the Royal Navy. 2nd ed. 1762

• LLOYD, C and COULTER, J. J.  Medicine and the Navy 1200-1900: Vol 3: 1714-1815; Vol 4 1815-1900.  Edinburgh: E & S Livingstone, 1961-1963

• MACDONALD, J. D.  Outlines of naval hygiene.  London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1881

• SHAW, T. B.  Naval hygiene  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1929

• TAYLOR, C. M. (ed.)  Nursing in the Senior Service: personal histories of the Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service 1902-2002  Gosport: QARNNS Association, 2002  ISBN 0954164601

• TURNBULL, W.   The naval surgeon: comprising the entire duties of professional seamen [...]  London: Richard Phillips, 1806

These books may be stocked by your local public library or may be made available through the inter-library lending service. Please enquire at your local branch.

If you wish to find out more about the collections and materials held in the Royal Naval Museum Library see the library web pages .

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