The Resource The birth house, a novel by Ami McKay

The birth house, a novel by Ami McKay

Label
The birth house
Title
The birth house
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Ami McKay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Practicing midwife Dora Rare works in Scots Bay, Nova Scotia during the early part of the twentieth century, but the midwifery tradition is threatened when medical doctor Gilbert Thomas arrives with promises of fast, painless childbirth
Cataloging source
NLC
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1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKay, Ami
Dewey number
C813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Acadians
  • Childbirth
  • Midwifery
  • Nineteen tens
  • Obstetricians
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Nova Scotia
Label
The birth house, a novel by Ami McKay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
VPL copy inscribed by author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9780676977738
Isbn Type
(Vintage : pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
ocm61128008
Label
The birth house, a novel by Ami McKay
Publication
Note
VPL copy inscribed by author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9780676977738
Isbn Type
(Vintage : pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
ocm61128008

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