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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine

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The gripping story of how Joseph Lister's antiseptic method changed medicine forever In The Butchering Art , the historian Lindsey Fitzharris reveals the shocking world of 19th-century surgery on the eve of profound transformation. She conjures up early operating theaters - no place for the squeamish - and surgeons, working before anesthesia, who were lauded for their speed and brute strength. These medical pioneers knew that the aftermath of surgery was often more dangerous than their patients' afflictions, and they ...

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1543699006

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
2018, Scientific American, New York

ISBN-13: 9780374537968

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
2018, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141983387

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
2018, Audible Studios on Brilliance

ISBN-13: 9781543699005

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
2017, Scientific American, New York

ISBN-13: 9780374117290

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
2017, Allen Lane, London

ISBN-13: 9780241262498

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