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  Volume 86, Number 2, Summer 2012

Table of Contents


"Too Good to Be True": The Controversy over the Use of Permanganate of Potash as an Antidote to Snake Poison and the Circulation of Brazilian Physiology in the Nineteenth Century

pp. 153-177

African American Southerners and White Physicians: Medical Care at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

pp. 178-205

Eugenics Visualized: The Exhibit of the Third International Congress of Eugenics, 1932

pp. 206-236

  "Life in a Germ-Free World": Isolating Life from the Laboratory Animal to the Bubble Boy

pp. 237-275

News and Events

pp. 276-277

Book Reviews

Birthing Bodies in Early Modern France: Stories of Gender and Reproduction (review)

pp. 278-279

Theaters of Anatomy: Students, Teachers, and Traditions of Dissection in Renaissance Venice (review)

pp. 279-281

Miraculous Plagues: An Epidemiology of Early New England Narrative (review)

pp. 281-282

Morbid Curiosities: Medical Museums in Nineteenth-Century Britain (review)

pp. 282-284

Medical Caregiving and Identity in Pennsylvania's Anthracite Region, 1880-2000 (review)

pp. 284-285

The Anaesthetist, 1890-1960: A Historical Comparative Study between Britain and Germany (review)

pp. 286-287

Unconscious Dominions: Psychoanalysis, Colonial Trauma, and Global Sovereignties (review)

pp. 287-289

The Quest for Mental Health: A Tale of Science, Medicine, Scandal, Sorrow, and Mass Society (review)

pp. 289-290

Memory: Fragments of a Modern History (review)

pp. 291-292

One for the Road: Drunk Driving since 1900 (review)

pp. 291-293

Francis Crick: Hunter of Life's Secrets (review)

pp. 294-295

The Morning After: A History of Emergency Contraception in the United States (review)

pp. 296-297

Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination (review)

pp. 297-299

Understanding Autism: Parents, Doctors, and the History of a Disorder (review)

pp. 299-300

Books Received

pp. 301-302

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