Journals Higher Education
Important We hope you are enjoying our new website. More information about the changes



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 27 August 2009

314 Pages | 5 black and white halftones, 37 figures


ISBN: 9780199542758

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Death before Birth

Fetal Health and Mortality in Historical Perspective

Robert Woods

  • The first book to offer a historical perspective on the subject of fetal health and mortality
  • Covers the period from the seventeenth century to the present day
  • Includes a strong international comparative perspective, across both Europe and North America
  • Combines medical history with demography and epidemiology

Also of Interest