The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine
Lindsey Fitzharris (Author), Ralph Lister (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)
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Listening Length 7 hours and 54 minutes
Author Lindsey Fitzharris
Narrator Ralph Lister
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Audible.com Release Date October 31, 2017
Publisher Audible Studios
Program Type Audiobook
Version Unabridged
Language English
ASIN B075Y3BKNF
Best Sellers Rank #9,777 in Audible Books & Originals (See Top 100 in Audible Books & Originals)
#4 in Medical History & Records (Books)
#4 in Surgery (Audible Books & Originals)
#15 in History of Science

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3.0 out of 5 stars Not without flaws.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Abruptly ends 35 years before Lister dies - leaving key questions unanswered.
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