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Publisher Comments:

Dea Trier Morch depicts with uncommon skill an experienec that pays no attention to language differences or national boundaries: childbirth. Set in a maternity ward for difficult cases, her novel is unique in focusing on the weeks immediately before and after delivery. While December gives way to the new year the women enocunter the private anxieties and mysteries of motherhood, sharing a profound sense of solidarity and warmth in the midst of winter.Joan Tate's superb translation of the European best-seller introduces Dea Trier Morch to American readers. Morch, the author of five other books and the mother of three children, has illustrated her novel with striking block prints.

Synopsis:

Dea Trier Morch depicts with common skill an experience that pays no attention to language differences or national boundaries: childbirth. Set in a maternity ward for difficult cases, her novel is unique in focusing on the weeks immediately before and after delivery.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803281332
Translator:
Tate, Joan
Afterword:
Moberg, Verne
Translator:
Tate, Joan
Author:
Moberg, Verne
Author:
Morch, Dea T.
Author:
Tate, Joan
Author:
Morch, Dea Trier
Afterword by:
Moberg, Verne
Afterword:
Moberg, Verne
Author:
Dea Trier Morch
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Denmark
Subject:
European - Scandinavian
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Modern Scandinavian Literature in Translation
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illus
Pages:
271
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 0.75 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Dea Trier Morch depicts with common skill an experience that pays no attention to language differences or national boundaries: childbirth. Set in a maternity ward for difficult cases, her novel is unique in focusing on the weeks immediately before and after delivery.
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