Lakeside Arts
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Lakeside Arts
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Treating the Enemy

Wednesday 10 June, 1-2pm
Djanogly Theatre

Manuscripts & Special Collections

£3 (free concessions)


After the Crimean battle of Alma, Dr James Thomson and his servant Private John Magrath volunteered to remain behind in hostile territory to treat wounded Russians. Professor Holly Furneaux (University of Cardiff) uses their example to focus on a wider history of cross-lines medical treatment.