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Childbirth at home / Marion Sousa ; foreword by Robert A. Bradley ; afterword by Lewis E. Mehl and Gail H. Peterson.

  • Sousa, Marion, 1941 September 11-
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About this work


"Childbirth at Home is the indispensable guide to the basics of home birth - from prenatal diet and exercise to what you should do when labor takes place. With sound, specific advice on: Home birth without "benefit" of anesthetics. Reducing the high cost of maternity care. Equipment to buy for baby's "birth day". Recruiting experienced medical supervision (doctor or midwife) in case of emergency. Caring for the newborn infant. How to register your baby's birth."-- Back cover.


New York : Bantam Books, 1977.

Physical description

xii, 211 pages ; 18 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-206) and index.


Copy 1. Donor: Family of Sheila Kitzinger.


  • English

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  • 0553104098
  • 9780553104097