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BSHM Newsletter April 2024


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“The forgotten man of Africa”
Standing on the deck of the exploring vessel Pleiad in July 1854, Edinburgh trained doctor William Balfour Baikie was about to lead an expedition into the interior of Africa to test the validity of a ...


*RECENT BOOK REVIEWS*

Sexualizing Cancer: HPV and the Politics of Cancer Prevention

Deaf Characters in Literature

Motherhood Confined: Maternal Health in English Prisons, 1853-1955

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*LATEST JOURNAL ISSUE*

Topics in the History of Medicine (THoM) Volume 3

Special volume on the History of Military Medicine


BSHM CONGRESS 2023

The 30th BSHM Congress in 2023 was held at Cardiff University

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