The Courage of Dr. Lister

The Courage of Dr. Lister

By: Iris Noble
Published by: Julian Messner, Inc.
Publication Date: 1960
Series: Messner Shelf of Biographies
List: Junior Literary Guild

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In the mid-nineteenth century, Joseph Lister introduced thee revolutionary principle of antiseptic surgery. Inspired by Pasteur's discovery of germs, he was the first surgeon to fight the invisible ...

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