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The secret healer / Ellin Carsta ; translated by Terry Laster.

Carsta, Ellin, author. (Author). Laster, Terry, translator. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton Public Library - Clinton F CAR (Text) 36806002062519 FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781503953864
  • Physical Description: 355 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Seattle, Washington : Amazoncrossing, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: With the limited opportunities for women in the fourteenth century, young Madlen becomes the assistant to midwife Clara, where she discovers her talent at healing. Alfter clara's death, Madlen assists the birth of a local nobleman's child, after which she is accused of murder and witchcraft. She flees to her aunt in Worms, and establishes a new identity, where she can't resist the urge to help the sick, even though it endangers her life.
Subject: Women healers > Germany > Fiction.
Germany > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Worms (Germany) > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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