A Child Is Born: New Photographs of Life Before Birth and Up-To-Date Advice for Expectant Parents

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Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, 1977 - Health & Fitness - 160 pages
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On t.p.: New photographs of life before birth and up-to-date advice for expectant parents.

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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

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I originally bought this book for a project in college I was working on about pregnancy. When I was pregnant years later, I pulled this off my shelf and didn't put it back until my baby was born. This ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
8
Father
14
The Fallopian tube
22
Copyright

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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.

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