The Curious History of the Barber-Surgeons and Their Strange Profession

Come in for a haircut, leave with brain surgery

IImagine going to your friendly neighborhood barber. Sitting you on a chair in front of him, he asks what kind of service he can provide today. Do you want a haircut? Perhaps shave off your beard? Or maybe can I interest you in some brain surgery?



From the times that the pyramids were raised to the end of the cold war in this publication you will find it all. This is a publication that has been created to tell the stories of forgotten battles and fortunes that have crafted the world that we live in today.

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Peter Burns

A curious polymath who wants to know how everything works. Blog: Renaissance Man Journal (