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Sir William Turner (1832–1916) – Lancastrian, anatomist and champion of the Victorian era. / Wessels, Quenton; Correia, Janine C.; Taylor, Adam.

In: Journal of Medical Biography, Vol. 24, No. 4, 11.2016, p. 500-506.

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Wessels, Quenton ; Correia, Janine C. ; Taylor, Adam. / Sir William Turner (1832–1916) – Lancastrian, anatomist and champion of the Victorian era. In: Journal of Medical Biography. 2016 ; Vol. 24, No. 4. pp. 500-506.

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