The unwanted child : the fate of foundlings, orphans, and juvenile criminals in early modern Germany (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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The unwanted child : the fate of foundlings, orphans, and juvenile criminals in early modern Germany

Author: Joel Francis Harrington
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
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The baby abandoned on the doorstep is a phenomenon that has virtually disappeared from our experience, but in the early modern world, unwanted children were a very real problem. This title recreates  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel Francis Harrington
ISBN: 9780226317274 0226317277 9780226102054 022610205X 9780226317298 0226317293
OCLC Number: 875286145
Description: XVII, 437 str. : ilustr., graf. prikazi ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Joel F. Harrington.

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"Joel F. Harrington breaks new ground with this work.... The Unwanted Child mounts a rich, successful challenge to top-down historical approaches to the subject." (Choice) "In his fascinating study, Read more...

 
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