The British Journal for the History of Science

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Book Review

Robert Darby, A Surgical Temptation: The Demonization of the Foreskin and the Rise of Circumcision in Britain. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2005. Pp. 368. ISBN 978-0-226-13645-5. $35.00 (hardback).

Judith A. Houcka1

a1 University of Wisconsin, Madison