Olney, P. J. S / March 2014 – vol. 65, issue 4–165 James Harrison was born in the reign of Queen Victoria in the year of Gladstone's fourth ministry. He died nearly eighty years later, having lived through a period of great scientific and industrial developments, two major world wars and extensive social changes. One of his most endearing characteristics was his ability to adapt to the times; though he may not always have agreed with the changes ar... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.