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April 10, 2014 9:54 AM

'The Remedy' explains how quest to cure tuberculosis also led to creation of Sherlock Holmes

The Remedy is a thoroughly enjoyable and illuminating journey through several decades of European history and an intimate portrait of two once-obscure doctors who shaped it. It's a book that illustrates how the imagination and the intellect can work in concert to cure a disease, or to delight an audience of millions.

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