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Barber surgeon

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#B09c: History of the Barber

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The History Of Barbering

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The History of Barbering

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History of the Barber Pole with Vince Amodie

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Royal Barbers || World first Surgeons

The barber surgeon, one of the most common European medical practitioners of the Middle Ages, was generally charged with caring for soldiers during and after battle. In this era, surgery was seldom conducted by physicians, but instead by barbers, who, in having razors indispensable to their trade, were called upon for numerous tasks ranging from cutting hair to amputating limbs.
    • Middle Ages in Europe 

    • Barbers in the British Isles in the Early Modern Period 

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