A Midwife's Tale
The Life Of Martha Ballard, Based On Her Diary, 1785-1812Book - 1990
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. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1990.
Characteristics: 444 p. : maps
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