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Author Fitzharris, Lindsey, 1982- author
Title The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine / Lindsey Fitzharris
Published New York : Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017
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 Rodman Main Adult  L773jf    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition
Descript 286 pages ; 24 cm
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Media unmediated n
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Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-266) and index
Contents Prologue : The age of agony -- Through the lens -- Houses of death -- The sutured gut -- The altar of science -- The napoleon of surgery -- The frog's legs -- Cleanliness & cold water -- They're all dead -- The storm -- The glass garden -- The queen's abscess -- Epilogue : The dark curtain, raised
Subject Lister, Joseph, Baron, 1827-1912
Surgeons -- Great Britain -- Biography
Surgery -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
ISBN 9780374117290
0374117292

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