Cheating Death - A History Of

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Scottish Medicine. 2/4. The Medical Metropolis: Billy Kay celebrates Edinburgh's late 18th century emergence as the foremost medical centre of the world.

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Scottish Medicine. 3/4. Bodysnatchers, Mountebanks and Quacks: Billy Kay looks at the tradition of medical showbusiness.

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Scottish Medicine. 4/4. There's Nae Remeid for Stark Deid: Billy Kay looks at the rise of forensic medicine in the 19th century as well as 20th century technological advances.

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