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See also Medicine and Cosmetic Surgery.

William John Bishop. The Early History of Surgery. Barnes & Noble. 1995. 192pp.

Ann Dally. Fantasy Surgery, 1880-1930: With Special Reference to Sir William Arbuthnot Lane. Rodopi. 1996. 359pp.

Stephen L. Johnson. The History of Cardiac Surgery, 1896-1955. Johns Hopkins Press. 1970. 201pp.

Ira M. Rutkow. The History of Surgery in the United States, 1775-1900: Textbooks, Monographs, and Treatises. Norman Publishing. 1988. 488pp.

Peter Stanley. For Fear of Pain: British Surgery, 1790-1850. Rodopi. 2003. 368pp.

Jürgen Thorwald. The Century of the Surgeon. Pantheon Books. 1957. 432pp.

Jürgen Thorwald. The Triumph of Surgery. Pantheon Books. 1960. 454pp. Translation of Das Weltreich der Chirurgen.

Owen H. Wangensteen; Sarah D. Wangensteen. The Rise of Surgery: From Empiric Craft to Scientific Discipline. University of Minnesota Press. 1978. 785pp.

Agatha Young. Scalpel: Men who Made Surgery. Random House. 1956. 311pp.

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