The Grisly History of Medicine

KILL OR CURE

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978-1-910684-64-1

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One of four books in our Grisly Medicine series. Kill or Cure takes a good look at surgeons and healers, covering early surgical practices and operations including a very famous patient Louis X!V and his successful albeit excruciating operation in his bottom region! Through to the start of early anesthesia…..what a relief that must have been!

Paperback

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32 pp

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£7.99

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7+

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Science

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• Fact filled soft learning at its best.
• High interest for those reluctant readers.
• Brilliant resource for schools. 
• A great read with lots of gory bits.

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Anaesthetics: anatomy: surgeons: blood letting: transfusions: chloroform: dentists: dissections: Nightingale, Florence: vaccinations: