2013, XXVII, 533 p. 52 illus., 18 illus. in color.
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“The purpose is to describe the interaction of many individuals and research institutions in the advancement of perinatal science over many decades. … It is intended for anyone interested in the history of perinatal and physiological research. … Scientists interested in the history of certain areas of perinatal physiology will be fascinated by the narrative of how many individuals and institutions on several continents collaborated to bring us to the understanding we now have of this intriguing area.” (Jay P. Goldsmith, Doody’s Book Reviews, December, 2013)