Quacks, rogues and charlatans

£12.00

By Paul Strathern

The Royal College of Physicians celebrates its 500th anniversary in 2018, and to observe this landmark is publishing a series of books, focussing on fifty themed elements that have contributed to making the RCP what it is today.

This third book in the series is a lively tour of some of the colourful characters and dubious cures that have littered the RCP's 500-year history, and highlights the role the RCP has played in regulating the medical profession.

 

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