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An amazing man, naturally a genius not recognized as such by most of his contemporaries. Well written with good pace and reasonable explanations regarding the social, political,... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Conna D Tigges
This book was a wonderful surprise. I like historical biographies. Especially those pertaining to individuals who were pioneers of one subject of science or another. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kindle Customer
This extraordinary book is a gift to anyone interest in an engaging story, a reading difficult to stop. Read morePublished 4 months ago by F. G. Nobrega
Very well written and engaging--great read for lay and medical folks alike!Published 10 months ago by Zack's Aunt
Fascinating read about a brilliant surgeon way before his time. Created techniques that were forerunners for today. Quite the Doctor.Published 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book is about John Hunter. He was relentless in his quest to learn about the human body and the bodies of animals. It is amazing what this man accomplished. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Deborah
This is a great story! The only problem with the kindle edition is that you can't reference the footnotes until the end of the story. Read morePublished 21 months ago by nicol
Excellent treatise on a man that had great influence on scientific thought, but is not well known. Any one who is involved in medicine should read this book. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Doug Kunz
I was directed to this book by a fictional period novel of the same time and place. It is intresting that things we take for granted and for the norm were considered odd, depraved... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Ardent Amazon Shopper