Dying for Victorian Medicine: English Anatomy and its Trade in the Dead Poor, c.1834 - 1929

By: Hurren, Elizabeth T.

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The first book to provide a detailed analysis of the body-trafficking networks of the dead poor that underpinned the expansion of medical education from Victorian times. With an even-handed approach to the business of anatomy, Hurren uses remarkable case histories which still echo a vibrant body-business on the internet today in a biomedical age.

Title: Dying for Victorian Medicine: English Anatomy and its Trade in the Dead Poor, c.1834 - 1929

Author Name: Hurren, Elizabeth T.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan:

ISBN Number: 0230219667

ISBN Number 13: 9780230219663

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: ING9780230219663

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