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1. Record Number: 32975
Author(s): Crawford, Sally
Title : Baptism and Infant Burial in Anglo-Saxon England
Source: Medieval Life Cycles: Continuity and Change.   Edited by Isabelle Cochelin and Karen Smyth .   Brepols, 2013.  Pages 55 - 80.
Year of Publication: 2013.

2. Record Number: 33198
Author(s): Courtemanche, Andrée and Steven Bednarski
Title : "Sadly and with a Bitter Heart": What the Caesarean Section Meant in the Middle Ages
Source: Florilegium , 28., ( 2011):  Pages 33 - 69.
Year of Publication: 2011.

3. Record Number: 6087
Author(s): Luzzati, Michele.
Title : Schiavi e figli di schiavi attraverso le registrazioni di battesimo medievali: Pisa, Gemona del Friuli, Lucca [Baptismal records indicate a small number of slaves in Italian cities; most of those recorded are women, frequently designated as Blacks or moors; many of the slaves in cities belonged to foreign residents; fewer slaves are recorded outside major cities; the appendix presents a list of slaves' names from the records in Pisa].
Source: Quaderni Storici , 2 (Agosto 2001):  Pages 349 - 362.
Year of Publication: 2001.

4. Record Number: 10215
Author(s): Poppe, Andrzej.
Title : Once Again Concerning the Baptism of Olga, Archontiss of Rus' [The author explores the circumstances of Princess Olga's baptism in Constantinople, arguing that she was the goddaughter of the imperial couple. Poppe also suggests that Olga attempted to secure a bishop and missionaries for Russia from Constantinople. When the help did not materialize, she turned to the German ruler, Otto I. Article republished in Andrzej Poppe's Christian Russia in the Making. Ashgate Variorum, 2007. Article 2. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Dumbarton Oaks Papers (Full Text via JSTOR) 46 (1992): 271-277. Homo Byzantinus: Papers in Honor of Alexander Kazhdan. Link Info
Year of Publication: 1992.

5. Record Number: 10604
Author(s): Greilsammer, Myriam.
Title : The Midwife, the Priest, and the Physician: The Subjugation of Midwives in the Low Countries at the End of the Middle Ages [The author traces the varied factors that contributed to the reduction of both status and scope of activity for midwives. Greilsammer argues that the church and civic authorities cooperated to limit midwives while promoting physicians in their place. The appendices include Flemish texts documenting the practices of midwives in city ordinances and oaths of office. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies , 21., 2 (Fall 1991):  Pages 285 - 329.
Year of Publication: 1991.

6. Record Number: 12741
Author(s): Featherstone, Jeffrey
Title : Olga’s Visit to Constantinople [Princess Olga of Kiev’s conversion to Christianity and her baptism in Constantinople in the middle of the tenth century are events variously described in Slavonic, Byzantine, and Latin accounts. The article contains a translation of excerpt from the Book
Source: Harvard Ukrainian Studies , 14., 3 (December 1990):  Pages 293 - 312.
Year of Publication: 1990.

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Title : Nativity and First Bath of the Christ Child
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8. Record Number: 31853
Title : Baptismal Procession of Charles VII
Source: Harvard Ukrainian Studies , 14., 3 (December 1990):
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