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Woman"s body, woman"s right

a social history of birth control in America

by Linda Gordon

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Published by Grossman in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birth control -- United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLinda Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ766.5.U5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 479 p. :
    Number of Pages479
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21589604M
    ISBN 100670778176
    OCLC/WorldCa2331643

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