The Resource The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine, Lindsey Fitzharris

The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine, Lindsey Fitzharris

Label
The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine
Title
The butchering art
Title remainder
Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine
Statement of responsibility
Lindsey Fitzharris
Title variation
butchering art
Title variation remainder
Joseph Listers quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatic account of how 19th-century Quaker surgeon Joseph Lister developed an antiseptic method that indelibly changed medicine, describes the practices and risks of early operating theaters as well as the belief systems of Lister's contemporaries
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10600290
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitzharris, Lindsey
Dewey number
  • 617.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lister, Joseph
  • Surgeons
  • Surgery
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine
Label
The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine, Lindsey Fitzharris
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Publication
Copyright
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-266) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 and cold water -- They're all dead -- The storm -- The glass garden -- The queen's abscess -- Epilogue : The dark curtain, raised
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374715489
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EEE4D6A5-8A95-4DF1-A7D2-27DE847851BC
System control number
(OCoLC)1006731072
Label
The butchering art : Joseph Lister's quest to transform the grisly world of Victorian medicine, Lindsey Fitzharris
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-266) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 and cold water -- They're all dead -- The storm -- The glass garden -- The queen's abscess -- Epilogue : The dark curtain, raised
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374715489
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EEE4D6A5-8A95-4DF1-A7D2-27DE847851BC
System control number
(OCoLC)1006731072

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