No Regrets: Dr. Ben Reitman and the Women who Loved Him : a Biographical Memoir

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SouthSide Press, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 212 pages
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The story of the legendary Ben Reitman, told by a daughter who dared explore her family's hidden past, searching in letters and family records for the secrets of her long-dead father, and the women (most famously, of course, Emma Goldman) who loved him.

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User Review  - lilithcat - LibraryThing

Ben Reitman was a hobo, a doctor, a womanizer, a reformer and the lover of "Red Emma" Goldman. This biography was written by his daughter, and mine is an autographed copy. Please note that the author ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sandra - Goodreads

Mecca Carpenter is/was a friend of mine and I actually got to read and comment on this book before it was published. She does a fine job of telling an interesting story about a very complex man living ... Read full review

About the author (1999)

Carpenter has been a scientist, a health writer, a teacher, and a fundraiser. She works in Development Research at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.

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