By Gowan Dawson
Show Me the Bone tells the tale of the increase and fall of this recognized declare, tracing its fortunes from Europe to the US and exhibiting the way it endured in renowned technology and literature and formed the practices of paleontologists lengthy after the strategy on which it used to be dependent have been refuted. In so doing, Gowan Dawson finds how decisively the practices of the medical elite were—and nonetheless are—shaped via their interactions with the final public.
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Show Me the Bone: Reconstructing Prehistoric Monsters in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America by Gowan Dawson