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The birth of love : a novel

Author: Joanna Kavenna
Publisher: New York, NY Metropolitan Books 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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In Vienna, 1865, a phyisican is ridiculed for his claim that unwashed doctor's hands are the cause of childhood fever. In present day London, a young woman plans for a home birth, unprepared for the trials she is about to endure. Somewhere in 2153, when humans are birthed and raised in breeding farms, a woman is on trial for concealing a pregnancy.--from publisher's description
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanna Kavenna
ISBN: 9780805091540 0805091548
OCLC Number: 836992376
Description: 304 Seiten
Responsibility: Joanna Kavenna

Abstract:

In Vienna, 1865, a phyisican is ridiculed for his claim that unwashed doctor's hands are the cause of childhood fever. In present day London, a young woman plans for a home birth, unprepared for the trials she is about to endure. Somewhere in 2153, when humans are birthed and raised in breeding farms, a woman is on trial for concealing a pregnancy.--from publisher's description

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