The Story of Pain

From Prayer to Painkillers
Author(s): 
Bourke, Joanna
ISBN: 
9780199689422
Date published: 
June 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£20.00

The story of pain and suffering since the eighteenth century. Prize-winning historian Joanna Bourke charts how our understanding of pain (and how to cope with it) has changed completely over the last three centuries.