Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 5 of 5 on Worousky had both thighs shattered by a cannon-ball, and fell on the battle-field....
" Worousky had both thighs shattered by a cannon-ball, and fell on the battle-field ; however, he escaped 'from tttS general massacre by throwing himself into a ditch behind a hedge. At nightfall, Worousky dragged himself along with great difficulty to... "
Memoirs of Robert-Houdin, written by himself [tr. by sir F.C.L. Wraxall ... - Page 177
by Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin - 1859
Full view - About this book

The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 48

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1859
...difficulty to the adjacent house of a physician of the name of OsloiT, whose benevolence was well-known, and the doctor, moved by his sufferings, attended...in, and his life could only be saved at the cost of half his body. The amputation was successful, and Worousky saved. "During this time, M. de Kempelen,...
Full view - About this book

The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 48

1859
...difficulty to the adjacent house of a physician of the name of Osloff, whose benevolence was well-known, and the doctor, moved by his sufferings, attended...in, and his life could only be saved at the cost of half his body. The amputation was successful, and Worousky saved. "During this time, M. de Kempelen,...
Full view - About this book

Memoirs

Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin - 1860
...both thighs shattered by a cannon-ball, and fell on the battle-field ; however, he escaped 'from tttS general massacre by throwing himself into a ditch...in, and his life could only be saved at the cost of half his body. The amputation was successful, and Worousky saved. During this time, M. de Kempelen,...
Full view - About this book

STORIES OF INVENTORS AND DISCOVERERS IN SCIENCE AND THE USEFUL ARTS.

JOHN TIMBS - 1860
...Worousky dragged himself along, with great difficulty, to the adjacent house of Osloff, a physician, whose benevolence was well known ; and the doctor,...and promised to conceal him. His wound was serious, gangrene set in, and his life could only be saved at the cost of half his body. The amputation was...
Full view - About this book

Stories of Inventors and Discoverers in Science and the Useful Arts: A Book ...

John Timbs - Inventions - 1860 - 376 pages
...difficulty, to the adjar-ent house of Osloff, a physician, whose benevolence was well known ; (jjul the doctor, moved by his sufferings, attended upon...and promised to conceal him. His wound was serious, gangrene set in, and his life could only be saved * Selected and abridged from the Illustrated London...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF