The Global Advance of Chiropractic

The World Federation of Chiropractic 1988-2013  (©2013)

Reed B Phillips, D.C., Ph.D.

This book is available due to the generosity of Dr. Louis Sportelli, president of the WFC from 1998-2000.

Contact the executive director at for order information.

Dr. Palmer: Chiropractor, World Traveler, Author, Lecturer, Civic Leader, Mother and Wife (©2020)

Alana Callender, ED.D.

This book traces the life and accomplishments of the First Lady of Chiropractic. 

It is available through the order form on the left of this page

Finding Langworthy: The Quest to Discover the Life and Times of a Chiropractic Pioneer (©2020)

Steve Troyanovich, D.C.

A biography of one of the most influential early chiropractors, Dr. Solon Massey Langworthy, is presented along with a parallel tale of the quest to discover the life and times of this elusive chiropractic pioneer. 

This book is available through the following link:

The Chiropractor's Protégé: Dr. Oakley G. Smith (©2016)

Timothy Faulkner, D.C.

Dr. Faulkner has allowed us to offer a discount to AHC members.
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Primer Chiropractic History: A Primer (©2004)

J.C. Keating, Jr., Ph.D., C.S. Cleveland, III, D.C.,  Michael Menke, D.C.
Free Download 


Prairie Thunder: Dr. Leo L. Spears and His Hospital (©2001)


William S. Rehm

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A History of Chiropractic Education in North America (©1998)

Joseph C. Keating, Jr., Ph.D., Alana Callender, M.S., Carl S. Cleveland, III., D.C.

Is now back in print.
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B.J. of Davenport: The Early Years of Chiropractic (©1997)

Joseph C. Keating, Jr., Ph.D.
300+ pages, 150 illus., hardcover
Proceeds accrue to the Endowment Fund of the Association for the History of Chiropractic

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A Profession Persecuted: The History of Chiropractic in New Jersey (2002)

Leonard F. Vernon, D.C. (2002)

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Joseph Janse: the Apostle of Chiropractic Education by Reed Phillips, D.C., Ph.D. (2006)

A limited number of these paperbacks are available through the AHC, courtesy of Dr. Phillips. They are $24.95 for non-members; 50% off for members (plus $5 s&h for everyone).


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Who's Who in Chiropractic International 1976-78 (©1978)

Fern L. Dzaman, ed.
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Who's Who in Chiropractic International: History - Education, 2nd ed. (©1980)

Fern Lints-Dzaman, ed.
This edition contains Russ Gibbons' Necrology. 
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Forty First Annual Conference of The Association for the History of Chiropractic will be held June 18, 2022 at Cleveland University

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