• Civil War 'bone pit' reveals how combat surgeons who sawed off limbs to save the lives

    3 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    Scientists have found an unprecedented pit of bones containing limbs amputated by Civil War combat surgeons to save soldiers who were shot in the second battle of Bull Run in Virginia.
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  • Newly Discovered ‘Limb Pit' Reveals Civil War Surgeons' Bitter Choices

    Newly Discovered ‘Limb Pit' Reveals Civil War Surgeons' Bitter Choices

    3 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Two skeletons and the remains of 11 amputated limbs are leading to new knowledge of combat injuries and medical practices on long-ago battlefields.
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