Wendy Moore


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Wendy Moore worked as a journalist and freelance writer for more than 25 years. She has always been interested in history, and as a result, began researching the history of medicine.

The Knife Man is her first book.

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The Knife Man: Blood, Body ...

4.04 avg rating — 3,326 ratings — published 2005 — 12 editions
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Wedlock

3.87 avg rating — 1,557 ratings — published 2009 — 13 editions
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How to Create the Perfect W...

3.59 avg rating — 878 ratings — published 2013 — 14 editions
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The Mesmerist: The Society ...

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No Man's Land: The Trailbla...

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Endell Street

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“Having lost and regained her freedom in the most extraordinary circumstances over the course of her remarkable lifetime, few could have set a higher price on the value of liberty. And yet, as she was well aware, it was only through the fundamental principles of justice that her liberty had finally been secured.”
Wendy Moore, Wedlock

“In eighteenth-century Britain, many female friends enjoyed intense relationships, which they celebrated in romantic terms. Some probably compensated for stiff and formal relations with parents by forging close bonds with same-sex friends. In one case, Eleanor Butler and Sarah Ponsonby ran away from their families in Ireland to set up home together in Wales, where they would live in mutual harmony for more than fifty years. Known as the Ladies of Llangollen, they attracted visitors from far and wide who venerated their romantic story with never a hint that the friendship might be anything other than platonic”
Wendy Moore, How to Create the Perfect Wife: Britain's Most Ineligible Bachelor and His Enlightened Quest to Train the Ideal Mate

“The lessons he learned were diligently applied to modify his methods, resulting in a continuous research loop,”
Wendy Moore, The Knife Man: Blood, Body Snatching, and the Birth of Modern Surgery

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