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The Resource A midwife's tale : the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

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

Label
A midwife's tale : the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812
Title
A midwife's tale
Title remainder
the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812
Statement of responsibility
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Title variation
Martha Ballard, her diary
Title variation remainder
the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Award
Pulitzer Prize for History, 1991.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, History, 1991.
Biography type
individual biography
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154869
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ulrich, Laurel
Dewey number
  • 974.1/6
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F29.H15
LC item number
U47 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100
NLM item number
B189u 1990
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True
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  • Ballard, Martha
  • Hallowell (Me.)
  • Augusta (Me.)
  • Kennebec River Valley (Me.)
  • Midwives
  • Midwives
  • Midwifery
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812
Label
A midwife's tale : the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 364-411)
Contents
Introduction: a great sea A going -- August 1787: Exceeding dangeroulsly ill -- September 1799: warpt a piece -- October 1789: Mrs Foster has sworn a Rape on a number of men -- November 1792: Matrimonial writes -- December 1797: Birth 50. Birth 51 -- January 1796: find my house up in arms -- February 1801: A desection performed -- March 1804: what a scean had I to go at Evening -- April 1806: Polly Purington here -- May 1809: Workt in my gardin -- Epilogue -- Appendix: medicinal ingredients mentioned in Martha Ballard's diary
Control code
ocm19811710
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 444 p.
Isbn
9780394568447
Lccn
89045273
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)19811710
Label
A midwife's tale : the life of Martha Ballard, based on her diary, 1785-1812, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 364-411)
Contents
Introduction: a great sea A going -- August 1787: Exceeding dangeroulsly ill -- September 1799: warpt a piece -- October 1789: Mrs Foster has sworn a Rape on a number of men -- November 1792: Matrimonial writes -- December 1797: Birth 50. Birth 51 -- January 1796: find my house up in arms -- February 1801: A desection performed -- March 1804: what a scean had I to go at Evening -- April 1806: Polly Purington here -- May 1809: Workt in my gardin -- Epilogue -- Appendix: medicinal ingredients mentioned in Martha Ballard's diary
Control code
ocm19811710
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 444 p.
Isbn
9780394568447
Lccn
89045273
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)19811710

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