Back rooms: voices from the illegal abortion era

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Prometheus Books, Apr 1, 1994 - Law - 234 pages
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Women share their experiences with backroom abortions, forced adoptions and marriages, in an attempt to explain the need for legal abortion

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Review: Back Rooms: Voices from the Illegal Abortion Era

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Very powerful real stories of what it was like to be faced with an unintended pregnancy -- ESPECIALLY in a time when women were supposed to be sexy, but not into sex and men were supposed to get the ... Read full review

Review: Back Rooms: Voices from the Illegal Abortion Era

User Review  - Milan/zzz - Goodreads

Well what to say about the book? Maybe I'm idealizing having child inside your body as something divine and magical. I've read these very touching stories I didn't change my mind - I'm against ... Read full review

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Caroline
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Kathleen
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Lila
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About the author (1994)

Messer is an associate professor at the Brown University World Hunger Program and was its director from 1993 to 1996.

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