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

The Butchering Art

Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2017)
US$11.20

The gripping story of how Joseph Lister’s antiseptic method changed medicine forever

Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World

Mountains Beyond Mountains

The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World

Random House Publishing Group (2003)
US$16.98

“[A] masterpiece . . . an astonishing book that will leave you questioning your own life and...

The Gene: An Intimate History

The Gene

An Intimate History

Scribner (2016)
US$11.39

The #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller A New York Times Notable Book A Washington Post and ...

The Fever: How Malaria Has Ruled Humankind for 500,000 Years

The Fever

How Malaria Has Ruled Humankind for 500,000 Years

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2010)
US$13.30

In recent years, malaria has emerged as a cause célèbre for voguish philanthropists. Bill Gates,...

Chloroform: The Quest for Oblivion

Chloroform

The Quest for Oblivion

The History Press (2005)
US$5.99

Linda Stratmann traces the social, medical and criminal history of chloroform, from early medical...

Reproduction: Antiquity to the Present Day

Reproduction

Antiquity to the Present Day

Cambridge University Press (2018)
US$40.00

Authoritative, accessible and abundantly illustrated, this book presents a broad history of...

Histology and Cell Biology: An Introduction to Pathology E-Book
Elsevier Health Sciences (2019)
US$74.99

Linking basic science to clinical application throughout, Histology and Cell Biology: An...

In-Vitro Fertilization: The Pioneers' History

In-Vitro Fertilization

The Pioneers' History

Gabor Kovacs, Peter Brinsden and 1 more...
Cambridge University Press (2018)
US$32.00

A stimulating record chartering the history and pioneers of in-vitro fertilization, forty years...

Addicts Who Survived: An Oral History of Narcotic Use in America before 1965

Addicts Who Survived

An Oral History of Narcotic Use in America before 1965

University of Tennessee Press (2013)
US$27.95

The authors employ the techniques of oral history to penetrate the nether world of the drug user,...

Angel of Death: The Story of Smallpox

Angel of Death

The Story of Smallpox

Palgrave Macmillan (2010)
US$20.00

The story of the rise and fall of smallpox, one of the most savage killers in the history of...