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Making babies : the science of pregnancy

Author: David Bainbridge
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harvard University press paperback edView all editions and formats
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Explains the biology of pregnancy, examining the reasons humans are conceived in the fashion that they are, describing the development of the embryo, and discussing the ways babies cope with the dangers they face during and immediately after birth.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Bainbridge
ISBN: 0674012364 9780674012363
OCLC Number: 54034588
Description: 292 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 245 cm
Contents: 1. Origins --
2. Breaking the cycle --
3. Making babies --
4. The visitor within --
5. The visitor without.
Responsibility: David Bainbridge.

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Explains the biology of pregnancy, examining the reasons humans are conceived in the fashion that they are, describing the development of the embryo, and discussing the ways babies cope with the dangers they face during and immediately after birth.

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