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Burke and Hare: Dissected
Wed 19 April 2017, 19:00 – 22:00 BST
In 1828, William Burke and William Hare embarked on a murder spree that was to shock the civilised world to its core. In this talk by John Baxter discover how the actions of Burke and Hare and impacted on British medical history. John Baxter is one of Scotland’s leading historians on the Burke and Hare murders who has spoken extensively on the subject and has been enlisted as a consultant for TV, film and stage.