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The butchering art / Lindsey Fitzharris.

Available copies

  • 3 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

3 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 617.09 FIT (Text) 840191002463661 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO LISTER (Text) 32826014106496 New Books Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City 617.092 F (Text) 76051000176193 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 01/03/2018
Jay Co PL - Portland 610.9 F555 (Text) 76383000454415 Adult New Shelf, NF Checked out 12/28/2017
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 617.092 FITZ (Text) 39391006852378 Nonfiction Checked out 12/23/2017
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 921 LIS (Text) 3682300166539 New Books In process -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 92 LIS (Text) 72436000121714 Adult nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Lister (Text) 31208912549252 new non-fiction Checked out 01/03/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374117290
  • ISBN: 0374117292
  • Physical Description: 286 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-266) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue : The age of agony -- Through the lens -- Houses of death -- The sutured gut -- The altar of science -- The napoleon of surgery -- The frog's legs -- Cleanliness & godliness -- They're all dead -- The storm -- The glass garden -- The queen's abscess -- Epilogue : The dark curtain, raised.
Summary, etc.: Presents an account of how Quaker surgeon Joseph Lister developed an antiseptic method that indelibly changed medicine, describing the practices and risks of early operating theaters as well as the belief systems of Lister's contemporaries
Subject: Lister, Joseph, Baron, 1827-1912
Surgeons > Great Britain > Biography.
Surgery > Great Britain > History > 19th century.

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