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1. Record Number: 4360
Author(s): Wong, Donna.
Title : Water-Births: Murder, Mystery and Medb Lethderg [the author argues that the many stories of Eithne and her son, Furbaide (cut from her side after she has died or been murdered), descended from tales in which lakes burst out from rivers; in the appendix the author summarizes the circumstances of Furbaide's birth from the "Cóir Anmann," "Cath Boinde," "Metrical Dindshenchas," "Rennes Dindshenchas," and "Bodleian Dinnshenchas"].
Source: Études Celtiques , 32., ( 1996):  Pages 233 - 241.
Year of Publication: 1996.