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The Resource Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian

Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian

Label
Midwives
Title
Midwives
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Bohjalian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cut off from the hospital and rescue squad by an ice storm, midwife Sibyl Danforth makes the decision to perform a cesarean section on a patient she believes has died of a stroke during labor, but when her assistant tells police the mother was alive during the surgery, Sibyl and the entire community are drawn into a gripping trial
Member of
Summary
A seasoned midwife in rural Vermont faces the antagonism of the law, the hostility of traditional doctors, and the accusations of her own conscience
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
000855
Cataloging source
ICrlF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bohjalian, Chris
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3552.O495
LC item number
M5 1998
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1150
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oprah's book club
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Midwives
  • Trials
Target audience
adult
Label
Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14344919
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9780375706776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)5F151229AC0F415E9F85F09AAE116EB8
  • (IMchF)fol05264104
Label
Midwives, by Chris Bohjalian
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14344919
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9780375706776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)5F151229AC0F415E9F85F09AAE116EB8
  • (IMchF)fol05264104

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