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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 1 of 3 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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3 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library 3 DVDs (Text) 33062009308827 New Adult DVD Fiction Checked Out 09/30/2020

Record details

  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (505 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [London] : BBC, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2019.
Bonus content: behind the scenes of season nine. May increase run time of set to 505 minutes. Audio and subtitles may vary.
Inspired by the Memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Wide screen.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors: Syd Macartney, Kate Cheeseman, David O'Neill, Noreen Kershaw ; writers, Debbie O'Malley, Helen Raynor, Paul Walker, Jonathan Harvey, Carolyn Bonnyman, Andrea Gibb.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jenny Agutter, Linda Bassett, Judy Parfitt, Helen George, Laura Main, Leonie Elliott, Jennifer Kirby, Stephen McGann, Cliff Parisi, Annabelle Apsion, Ella Bruccoleri, Fenella Woolgar.
Summary, etc.:
The life and times of a group of midwives working at Nonnatus House--a nursing convent serving the impoverished of East London in the late 1950s and early 1960s--are chronicled in this appealing British series based on true events. The women learn powerful lessons about life's struggles while visiting with expectant mothers and poor children.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1 NTSC, 16:9 widescreen; Dolby Digial 5.1; color.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English SDH subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Midwives > England > London > Drama.
Midwifery > England > London > Drama.
Nuns > England > London > Drama.
Pregnant women > England > London > Drama.
Convents > Drama.
London (England) > Social conditions > 20th century > Drama.
East End (London, England) > Drama.
Poplar (London, England) > Drama.
Genre: Drama.
Television programs.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Medical television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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