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Bodily Changes in Pain, Hunger, Fear and Rage:

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An Account of Recent Researches into the Function of Emotional Excitement.. By CANNON WALTER B.. , M.D., S.D., LL.D., George Higginson Professor of Physiology in Harvard University. 404 pages; 14 X 21 cm. Charles T. Branford Company; , Boston: . 1953.. Price, $5.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1953;39(2):383. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-39-2-383_1
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This is apparently a reprint of the second edition, which appeared in 1929. Careful reading did not disclose any new material that might have been added after Cannon's death in 1945, and there are no citations in the bibliography later than 1929. Nevertheless, many parts of the book are as timely as if they appeared yesterday. It is written in a style of almost classical simplicity, accurate and precise enough to satisfy the specialist and yet easily understood by the general reader. In fact, its writing may well be taken as a model of its kind.

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