A glimpse into the reality of childbirth and midwifery for our mothers,
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This review is from: Quick, Boil Some Water: The Story of Childbirth in Our Grandmothers' Day: Volume 1 (Kindle Edition)
Yvonne Barlow explains the history of childbirth, midwifery and medical interventions through the ages up until the 1960s through vignettes of various mother's first hand experiences.
A well written and well researched book for those wishing to gain an historical perspective of childbirth.