This is a valuable book for the student or the practitioner working in the field of exodontia and minor oral surgery. The author treats the several divisions of the work with great care and thoroughness. Practical ideas mark the chapters dealing with pathology and diagnosis; anesthesia, both local and general; extraction of teeth that are in normal and abnormal position; technic; treatment of complications; removal of impacted teeth; treatment of fractures and dislocations, and accidents. They can be followed and carried out not only by the specialist but also by any one possessed of average professional skill and ability. The many photographic and roentgenographic illustrations further enhance the value of this work.