A Midwife's Story
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BeschreibungWhen hospital-trained midwife Penny Armstrong takes on a job delivering the babies of the Amish, she discovers an approach to giving birth which would change her life forever. A Midwife's Story is a life-affirming book that never fails to enlighten, inform and surprise. Honest and ultimately very moving, it is inspirational reading for all student midwives and expectant parents.
PortraitPenny Armstrong (Cape Elizabeth, near Portland, Maine) has delivered over 1,000 babies and enjoyed a 25-year career in nurse-midwifery including teaching and practice in home, hospital and birth centers. Sheryl Feldman (Seattle, WA) is a writer, teacher, and not for-profit communications manager. She also co-founded Hedgebrook, a retreat for women writers and is the initiator of its community residency project Women Writers of the Arab World."
PressestimmenRemarkable... as wonderful about the Amish as it is about midwifery--The New York Times
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PINTER & MARTIN LTD
Erscheinungsdatum: April 2007
Seitenanzahl: 194 Seiten