Get ready...as a barber surgeon, you are about to embark on a career in which you will have to treat gruesome diseases. It's revolting!
This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story, inviting them to become the main character. Each book uses humorous illustrations to depict the sometimes dark and horrific side of life during important eras in history.
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Lots of gross and disgusting tidbits about medical practices in the 16th century. No real in depth info with this book though, just an overview of different practices and illnesses of the times.