A Child Is Born (Special Edition)

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Dell Publishing, Apr 1, 1986 - 216 pages
This completely revised edition of the beloved international classic is now entirely in color, with historic, never-before-seen photos in every chapter and an entirely new text.

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User Review  - trikle - LibraryThing

I bought this book 19 years ago when I was pregnant with my first born. I poured over the beautiful color photos of the baby growing in the womb. This book convinced me that conception and birth are ... Read full review

User Review  - Diana P. - Overstock.com

As a childbirth educator I always recommend this book to expecting parents. good clear photos very emotion provoking book. I highly recommend it. Read full review


In the Beginning
The First Few Weeks

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Lennart Nilsson, long been considered the world's leading medical and scientific photographer has contributed to "Life," "Time," "National Geographic," "Reader's Digest," and other leading magazines worldwide. His books have sold millions of copies and have been translated into twenty languages. He is the recipient of two Emmys for his film The Saga of Life and TV series The Miracle of Life. Nilsson has an honorary MD from the prestigious Karolinska Institute, Sweden, awarded for his scientific discoveries.
Lars Hamberger is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Goteborg University in Sweden, and heads a laboratory and university clinic that is one of Europe's leading centers for research in human reproduction.

"From the Trade Paperback edition.

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