A Midwife's Tale
The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812
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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.
- English Books
- Paperback 464 Pages
- ISBN-10: 0679733760
- ISBN-13: 9780679733768
- Publisher: Vintage
- Publish date: 1991-06-04
- Dimensions: 129 mm x 838 mm x 1,354 mm Just how big is that?