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  • Books Received*
Susan A. Ashley. “Misfits” in Fin-de-Siecle France and Italy: Anatomies of Difference. New York: Bloomsbury, 2017. ix + 300 pp. $114.00 (978-1-350-01339-1).
Stefanie Buchenau and Roberto Lo Presti, eds. Human and Animal Cognition in Early Modern Philosophy and Medicine. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017. x + 354 pp. Ill. $55.00 (978-0-8229-4472-0).
Claire D. Clark. The Recovery Revolution: The Battle over Addiction Treatment in the United States. New York: Columbia University Press, 2017. xvi + 318 pp. Ill. $35.00 (978-0-231-17638-5).
Lucia Dacome. Malleable Anatomies: Models, Makers, and Material Culture in Eighteenth-Century Italy. The Past & Present Book Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xxii + 306 pp. $99.00 (978-0-19-873618-9).
Gilles de Corbeil. Liber de uirtutibus et laudibus compositorum medicamimum. Mireille Ausécashe, ed. Edizione Nazionale La Scuola Medica Salernitana 8. Florence: Sismel, 2017. viii + 523 pp. €68.00 (978-88-8450-765-5).
Michael A. Flannery. Civil War Pharmacy: A History. 2nd ed. Foreword by Margaret Humphreys. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2017. xviii + 317 pp. Ill. $34.50 (978-0-8093-3592-3).
Benjamin Kahan, ed. Heinrich Kaan’s “Psychopathia Sexualis” (1844): A Classic Text in the History of Sexuality. Melissa Haynes, trans. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2017. x + 195 pp. Ill. $27.95 (978-1-5017-0461-1).
Melanie A. Kiechle. Smell Detectives: An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America. Foreword by Paul S. Sutter. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2017. xviii + 331 pp. Ill. $34.95 (978-0-295-74193-2).
A. R. Ruis. Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States. Critical Issues in Health and Medicine. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2017. xii + 201 pp. Ill. $29.95 (978-9-8135-8407-2). [End Page 831]
Thomas Schlich and Christopher Crenner, eds. Technological Change in Modern Surgery: Historical Perspectives on Innovation. Rochester Studies in Medical History. Rochester, N.Y.: Rochester University Press, 2017. 236 pp. Ill. $90.00 (978-1-58046-594-6).
Jonathan Simon. Diphtheria Serum as a Technological Object: A Philosophical Analysis of Serotherapy in France 1894–1900. Postphenomenology and the Philosopy of Technology. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2017. x + 156 pp. Ill. $90.00 (978-1-4985-3147-4).
Soyoung Suh. Naming the Local: Medicine, Language, and Identity in Korea since the Fifteenth Century. Harvard East Asian Monographs 404. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Asia Center, 2017. xvi + 228 pp. $39.95 (978-0-674-97696-2). [End Page 832]


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