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The Resource Birth : the surprising history of how we are born, Tina Cassidy

Birth : the surprising history of how we are born, Tina Cassidy

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Birth : the surprising history of how we are born
Title
Birth
Title remainder
the surprising history of how we are born
Statement of responsibility
Tina Cassidy
Title variation
Surprising history of how we are born
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the physical, political, social, religious, and anthropological factors that influence how women bring new life into the world, examining such topics as why birth can be difficult, how women have handled pain, and the role of men during childbirth
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Cassidy, Tina
Dewey number
  • 618.2
  • 618.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RG651
LC item number
.C37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Childbirth
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Childbirth
Label
Birth : the surprising history of how we are born, Tina Cassidy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Villard Books, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 418-472)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pain relief
  • 5.
  • The Cesarean section
  • 6.
  • The dawn of doctors
  • 7.
  • Tools and fads
  • 8.
  • A father's place
  • 9.
  • In the beginning
  • The postpartum period
  • In the end
  • Acknowledgments
  • Appendix
  • Source notes
  • Endnotes
  • Bibliography
  • 1.
  • Evolution and the female body
  • 2.
  • Midwives throughout time
  • 3.
  • The hut, the home, and the hospital
  • 4.
Control code
ocm71842761
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
473 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786292691
Lccn
2006032720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780786292691
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)71842761
Label
Birth : the surprising history of how we are born, Tina Cassidy
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Villard Books, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 418-472)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pain relief
  • 5.
  • The Cesarean section
  • 6.
  • The dawn of doctors
  • 7.
  • Tools and fads
  • 8.
  • A father's place
  • 9.
  • In the beginning
  • The postpartum period
  • In the end
  • Acknowledgments
  • Appendix
  • Source notes
  • Endnotes
  • Bibliography
  • 1.
  • Evolution and the female body
  • 2.
  • Midwives throughout time
  • 3.
  • The hut, the home, and the hospital
  • 4.
Control code
ocm71842761
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
473 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786292691
Lccn
2006032720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780786292691
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)71842761

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