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Butchering Art

Lindsey Fitzharris

In The Butchering Art, the historian Lindsey Fitzharris reveals the shocking world of nineteenth-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 th...
Publish Date
2018
October 1
Goodreads rating
4.29
ISBN
9780374537968
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Jun 05, 2018
The four books I recommended at the end were: - She Has Her Mother's Laugh by Carl Zimmer - The Butchering Art by Lindsey Fitzharris - Unthinkable by Helen Thomson (out June) - The Dinosaur Artist by Paige Williams (out Sept) 2/      source
Apr 05, 2021
Great book on Lister is "The Butchering Art" by @DrLindseyFitz      source