Samuel J.M.M. Alberti and Elizabeth Hallam (eds), Medical Museums: Past, Present, Future (London: The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2013), pp. vi, 250, £25.00, ISBN: 978-1-904096-21-4.

As its theme, this book focuses on the past, present and future of medical museums. It centres on medicine and medical care, and consists of easy-to-follow descriptions and high-resolution images. These images include not only historically valuable information on museum backyards but also, at first glance, many shocking specimens of human anatomy as well as… CONTINUE READING