Lovie : the story of a Southern midwife and an unlikely friendship /

From 1950 until 2001, Lovie Beard Shelton practiced midwifery in eastern North Carolina homes, delivering some 4,000 babies to black, white, Mennonite, and hippie women; to those too poor to afford a hospital birth; and to a few rich enough to have any kind of delivery they pleased. This is a provoc...

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Main Author: Yarger, Lisa (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
Series:Documentary arts and culture.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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