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Photographs of a Rite of Passage in American Medicine 1880-1930

by John Harley Warner and James M., Ph.D. Edmonson

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Dissection
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Photographs of a Rite of Passage in American Medicine 1880-1930
Author
John Harley Warner and James M., Ph.D. Edmonson

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Collects vivid historical photographs of medical students engaged in dissection-related studies as performed between the mid-nineteenth and the mid-twentieth centuries, in a volume that offers insight into both period dissection practices and medical portraiture.

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Portraits Capture Life In Dissecting Class

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