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The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of victorian medicine

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New York : Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.  |   First edition. |   286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm  |   9780374117290 (hardcover)

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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 & godliness -- They're all dead -- The storm -- The glass garden -- The queen's abscess -- Epilogue : The dark curtain, raised.

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Maple Acre 617.092 Liste-F 36443001932276 Adult NEW non-fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out 09/21/2018

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Lister, Joseph, Baron, 1827-1912.
Surgeons > Great Britain
Surgery > Great Britain > History > 19th century.


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