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The anatomy murders

being the true and spectacular history of Edinburgh's notorious Burke and Hare, and of the man of science who abetted them in the commission of their most heinous crimes

Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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Table of Contents

The corpus delicti
The anatomy wars
Burking invented
Sold to Dr. Knox
Based on a true story
The dangerous classes
Anonymous subjects
The criminal mind
Crime scene : Edinburgh
Day in court
All that remains.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre
Case studies

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
364.152/309224134
Library of Congress
HV6535.G6 R568 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23235203M
Internet Archive
anatomymurdersbe00rosn
ISBN 13
9780812241914
LC Control Number
2009018495
Library Thing
8949383
Goodreads
6878453
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