SURGEON OF THE SEAS. The adventurous life of Surgeon General Jonathan M. Foltz, in the days of “Wooden Ships.” Told from the notes of the moment by Charles S. Foltz. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. 1931. $3.75.
Reviewed by Commander R. B. Henry (M.C.), U. S. Navy
The diary of Surgeon General Jonathan M. Foltz is the basis of this work, which is, at the same time, a biography of Dr. Foltz, and a record of many stirring activities of the Navy from 1831 to 1873.