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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 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0039

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

pp. 178-205 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0022

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

pp. 206-236 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0025

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

pp. 237-275 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0028

News and Events

pp. 276-277 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0031

Book Reviews

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

pp. 278-279 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0034

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

pp. 279-281 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0037

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

pp. 281-282 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0021

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

pp. 282-284 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0024

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

pp. 284-285 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0027

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

pp. 286-287 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0030

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

pp. 287-289 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0033

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

pp. 289-290 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0036

Memory: Fragments of a Modern History (review)

pp. 291-292 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0040

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

pp. 291-293 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0023

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

pp. 294-295 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0026

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

pp. 296-297 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0029

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

pp. 297-299 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0032

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

pp. 299-300 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0035

Books Received

pp. 301-302 | DOI: 10.1353/bhm.2012.0038

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