Books on asylums
November 26, 2007 2:56 PM Subscribe
Help me find books about insane asylums/state hospitals.
posted by shwynn2 to society & culture (12 answers total) 10 users marked this as a favorite
I'm looking for some interesting books on the subject of asylums/mental hospitals from the 1700s-1920s in the U.S. and England. I prefer non-fiction, but wouldn't mind some very fact-heavy fiction.