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Crucial Interventions : An Illustrated Treatise on the Principles & Practice of Nineteenth-Century Surgery
by Richard Barnett


Overview - Crucial Interventions follows this evolution, drawing from magnificent examples of rare surgical textbooks from the mid-nineteenth century. Graphic and sometimes unnerving yet beautifully rendered, these fascinating illustrations, acquired from the Wellcome Collection's extensive archives, include step-by-step surgical techniques paired with depictions of medical instruments and depictions of operations in progress.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Crucial Interventions follows this evolution, drawing from magnificent examples of rare surgical textbooks from the mid-nineteenth century. Graphic and sometimes unnerving yet beautifully rendered, these fascinating illustrations, acquired from the Wellcome Collection's extensive archives, include step-by-step surgical techniques paired with depictions of medical instruments and depictions of operations in progress. Arranged for the layman (from head to toe)Crucial Interventions is a captivating look at the early history of one of the world's most mysterious and macabre professions.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780500518106
  • ISBN-10: 0500518106
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson
  • Publish Date: November 2015
  • Page Count: 256
  • Dimensions: 9.7 x 7 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds


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