Your baby & child: from birth to age five

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Knopf, 1994 - Family & Relationships - 553 pages
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This classic on childcare now includes a special medical reference section.The first book to respond the the modern parent's concern for both the physical and psychological needs of the child. More than 625 illustrations, 75 in full-color.

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User Review  - EmreSevinc - LibraryThing

When I heard that I'd be a father for the first time in my life, I had mixed feelings and started to ask myself a lot of questions. One of the questions I still ask myself is very simple: The baby ... Read full review

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This book has some good information describes behavior of babies and children well with seemingly scientific background. But it is not written by a doctor and it tends to be a little preachy on slightly controversial topics such as circumcision and breastfeeding. Read full review

Contents

SECTION TWO SECTION THREE
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SECTION FOUR
94
SECTION ONE Feeding and Growing 117 Sleeping
207
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About the author (1994)

Penelope Leach is one of today's foremost authorities on child care, author of the greatly admired Your Baby & Child: From Birth to Age Five, which Dr. T. Berry Brazelton has called "A wonderful book... well researched, well written, and sensitive to both parents' and children's needs." Now, with the same authority and understanding, she discusses parents' concerns about children of all ages.

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