Autistic children participate in a yoga class in the US. Treatment of the condition has improved enormously over the decades since it was first identified. Photo: Corbis

Book review: a new history of autism’s complex evolution may have uncovered Hans Asperger’s wartime secret

In a Different Key focuses on the dark side of autism – with Asperger perhaps revealed as something other than a kindly doctor looking out for his young patients’ best interests

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Autistic children participate in a yoga class in the US. Treatment of the condition has improved enormously over the decades since it was first identified. Photo: Corbis
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