Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

The Victorian Hospital

The Victorian Hospital
Item# 9780747806967

Product Description

Publisher: Shire Books

Author: Lavinia Mitton

Lavinia Mitton follows the changes in hospital treatment that took place during the Victorian era and explores the different types of hospitals that were available, from the celebrated specialist institutions served by famous surgeons to the appalling workhouse infirmaries where the patients were looked after by untrained pauper nurses. (pb)