A midwife's tale: the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812

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Vintage Books,
Pub. Date:
1991.
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1st Vintage Books ed.
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English
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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.
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Grouping Title midwife s tale the life of martha ballard based on her diary 1785 1812
Grouping Author ulrich laurel thatcher
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subject_facet Augusta (Me.) -- Biography, Ballard, Martha, -- 1735-1812, Hallowell (Me.) -- Biography, Kennebec River Valley (Me.) -- Social life and customs, Kuethe Library Historical & Genealogical Research Center - H, Midwives -- Maine -- Augusta -- Biography, Midwives -- Maine -- Hallowell -- Biography
title_display A midwife's tale the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812
title_full A midwife's tale [Kuethe] : the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812 / Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
title_short A midwife's tale
title_sub the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812
topic_facet Ballard, Martha, Midwives, Social life and customs