The Art of Midwifery: Early Modern Midwives in Europe by Hilary Marland

By Hilary Marland

The paintings of Midwifery is the 1st booklet to ascertain midwives' lives and paintings throughout Europe within the early sleek interval. Drawing on an enormous variety of archival fabric from England, Holland, Germany, France, Italy and Spain, the participants express the variety in midwives' practices, competence, socio-economic historical past and schooling, in addition to their public functionality and photograph. The paintings of Midwifery is a wonderful source for college students of women's historical past, social historical past and scientific history.

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