Nations are Built of Babies, Saving Ontario's Mothers and Children, 1900-1940.

By: Comacchio, Cynthia R.

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 340 pp. ". . . a study of the campaign to reduce infant and maternal mortality in early twentieth century Ontario . . . by advocating 'scientific motherhood'." An effort to modernize families to meet the needs of industrial capitalism. Author was professor of history at Wilfrid Laurier University. Photos, tables, endnotes, index. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Navy cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Minor soiling on text block fore-edge; binding sturdy, text pages clean. Dust jacket has minor rubbing. ; Signed by Author

Title: Nations are Built of Babies, Saving Ontario's Mothers and Children, 1900-1940.

Author Name: Comacchio, Cynthia R.

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Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press.: 1993

ISBN Number: 0773509917

ISBN Number 13: 9780773509917

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19246

Keywords: Canada, Ontario, History, Mothers, Children Infant Mortality, Maternal Mortality Dr. Alan Brown, Eugenics, Health Care Dr. Helen MacMurchy, Midwifery Public Health