A Midwife's Tale
The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812Book - 1991
Drawing on the diaries of a midwife and healer in eighteenth-century Maine, this intimate history illuminates the medical practices, household economies, religious rivalries, and sexual mores of the New England frontier.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1991
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed
Branch Call Number: F29.H15 U47 1991
Characteristics: x, 444 p. : maps ; 21 cm