THE DEAD SHALL NOT REST
Novel. London, 1780s. Anatomist Dr. Thomas Silkstone abhors the resurrectionist trade, but his rival Dr. John Hunter has learned of the imminent death of eight-foot-tall Charles Byrne, and will go to any length to obtain the body for his research. When Dr. Hunter is implicated in the horrific murder of a young castrato, Thomas must determine how far the increasingly erratic surgeon will go in the name of knowledge.
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