By Allen M. Hornblum
At a time of elevated curiosity and renewed surprise over the Tuskegee syphilis experiments, Acres of epidermis sheds gentle on one more darkish episode of yankee scientific background. during this traumatic divulge, Allen M. Hornblum tells the tale of Philadelphia's Holmesburg legal.
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Acres of Skin: Human Experiments at Holmesburg Prison by Allen M. Hornblum