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The Victorian cadaver trade, and lessons from the past masters

December 6th, 2012

Episode 84 of 285 episodes

Elizabeth T Hurren explores how the bodies of paupers helped advance medical science, while Robert Greene explains how you can become the next Napoleon or Leonardo da Vinci.