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  1. The Invisible Injured
    Canadian soldiers returning home have always been changed by war and peacekeeping, frequently in harmful but unseen ways. The Invisible Injured explores the Canadian military’s continuous battle with psychological trauma... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2017
    Hardback / £29.99
  2. Mobilizing Mercy
    For more than a century the Canadian Red Cross Society has provided help and comfort to vulnerable people at home and abroad. In the first detailed national history of the organization, Sarah Glassford reveals how the European-born... Learn More
    Published: 24th March 2017
    Hardback / £34.00
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  3. Telling the Flesh
    In the second half of the eighteenth century, celebrated Swiss physician Samuel Auguste Tissot (1728-1797) received over 1,200 medical consultation letters from across Europe and beyond. Written by individuals seeking respite... Learn More
    Published: 25th September 2015
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  4. Expelling the Plague
    A vibrant city-state on the Adriatic sea, Dubrovnik, also known as Ragusa, was a hub for the international trade between Europe and the Ottoman Empire. As a result, the city suffered frequent outbreaks of plague. Through a comprehensive... Learn More
    Published: 17th April 2015
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  5. Bodily Subjects
    From the nineteenth-century British Poor Laws, to an early twentieth-century Aboriginal reserve in Queensland Australia, to AIDS activists on the streets of Toronto in the 1990s, Bodily Subjects explores the historical entanglement... Learn More
    Published: 6th February 2015
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  6. The Black Doctors of Colonial Lima
    In this groundbreaking study on the intersection of race, science, and politics in colonial Latin American, José Jouve Martín explores the reasons why the city of Lima, in the decades that preceded the wars of independence... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2014
    Hardback / £39.00
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  7. Sorrows of a Century
    In Sorrows of a Century, John Weaver describes how personal relationships, work, poverty, war, illness, and legal troubles have driven thousands to despair. His study is set in twentieth-century New Zealand where - in spite of... Learn More
    Published: 14th February 2014
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  8. Small Matters
    What was it like to be young and sick in the past? Who taught children how to be healthy and what were they expected to learn? In Small Matters, Mona Gleason explores how medical professionals, lay practitioners, and parents understood... Learn More
    Published: 9th May 2013
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  9. Small Matters
    What was it like to be young and sick in the past? Who taught children how to be healthy and what were they expected to learn? In Small Matters, Mona Gleason explores how medical professionals, lay practitioners, and parents understood... Learn More
    Published: 9th May 2013
    Hardback / £106.00
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  10. The Fluorspar Mines of Newfoundland
    In the early 1930s a rich deposit of fluorspar, a mineral used in the production of aluminum, steel, non-stick coatings, and fire retardant clothing, was discovered on the southern tip of Newfoundland. Two mines were established... Learn More
    Published: 19th September 2012
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  11. The Fluorspar Mines of Newfoundland
    In the early 1930s a rich deposit of fluorspar, a mineral used in the production of aluminum, steel, non-stick coatings, and fire retardant clothing, was discovered on the southern tip of Newfoundland. Two mines were established... Learn More
    Published: 19th September 2012
    Paperback / £25.99
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  12. Infection of the Innocents
    In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries congenital syphilis was a major cause of infant mortality in France but mercury, the preferred treatment for the disease, could not be safely given to infants. In the 1780s the Vaugirard... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2010
    Hardback / £82.00
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  13. Caregiving on the Periphery
    Assembling scholars from nursing, women's studies, geography, native studies, and history, this volume looks at the experience of nurses in Newfoundland and Labrador, northern Saskatchewan, northern British Columbia, and the Arctic... Learn More
    Published: 19th April 2010
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  14. A Sadly Troubled History
    More people die by suicide each year than by homicide, wars, and terrorist attacks combined. Witnesses and survivors are left perplexed and troubled. Doctors, clinical psychologists, and social workers try to deal with it through... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2009
    Hardback / £72.00
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