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The Complete Call the Midwife Stories: True Stories of the East End in the 1950s

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The Complete Call the Midwife Stories: True Stories of the East End in the 1950s - Worth, Jennifer
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London's East End in the 1950s was a tough place: the struggles of post-war life - bombsites, overcrowded tenements, crime, brothels - bred a culture of tight-knit family communities, larger-than-life characters, and a lively social scene. It was into this world that Jennifer Worth entered as a trainee midwife. But docklands' life was tough, and babies were often born in slum conditions. In funny, disturbing and heartbreaking stories, Jennifer Worth recounts her time among nuns, prostitutes, abortionists, bigamists, ...

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The Complete Call the Midwife Stories: True Stories of the East End in the 1950s 2012, Orion Publishing Group, London

ISBN-13: 9781780224923

Hardcover