Mad Dogs and Englishmen: Rabies in Britain 1830-2000

Rabies in Britain, 1830-2000
Author(s): 
Pemberton, Neil
ISBN: 
9780230542402
Date published: 
September 2007
Hardback
Price: 
£45.00

Rabies was a constant threat in Victorian Britain and gripped popular imagination, not least because its human form, hydrophobia, produced a vile death with the mind and body out of control.