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Ben Franklin’s bones

Ben Franklin’s bones

Explores the mystery of the human bones recently uncovered beneath 36 Craven Street, London, the address of Ben Franklin while colonial ambassador to England, and their connection with the work of surgeon William Hewson, which involved grave robbing and body snatching for the purpose of research into human anatomy and physiology.

Additional Title Details

Date Avaliable
08/18/2015
Author Birthdate
01/01/1970
Publisher
PBS, [Arlington, Virginia] : 2015
Call Number
DVD 611.009B
ISBN 10
1-62789-255-9
ISBN 13
978-1-62789-255-1
UPC
841887023849
Type
DVD
Categories
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Tags
18th century, Benjamin Franklin, Body snatching, Case studies, England, Grave robbing, Historical, History, Homes and haunts, Human anatomy, Human dissection, London, Medical jurisprudence, Study and teaching, William Hewson