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The women who caught the babies : a story of African American midwives  Cover Image Book Book

The women who caught the babies : a story of African American midwives / written by Eloise Greenfield ; artwork by Daniel Minter.

Greenfield, Eloise, (author.). Minter, Daniel, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780997772074
  • ISBN: 0997772077
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Carrboro, North Carolina : Alazar Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Through historical information, poems, illustrations, and photographs, the author shows the ways in which African American midwives have helped families over the course of hundreds of years.
Subject: African American midwives > History > Juvenile literature.
Midwifery > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Childbirth > History > Juvenile literature.
Children's poetry.
Genre: Poetry.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 8 of 9 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Rolla Public.


  • 0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rolla Public Library JNF 618.2008 GRE (Text) 38256101849812 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 12/14/2022

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