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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Eve's Herbs: A History of Contraception and Abortion in the West.    

Contraception and Abortion from the Ancient World to the Renaissance

John M. Riddle - Family & Relationships - 1994 - 245 pages
John Riddle uncovers the obscure history of contraception and abortifacients from ancient Egypt to the seventeenth century with forays into Victorian England. His findings will ...
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Contraception: A History

Robert Jütte - History - 2008 - 255 pages
Surveying one of the oldest and most urgent problems of mankind, contraception, this book tells of how, over the centuries, men and women have battled with the needs both for ...
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Contraception and Abortion in Nineteenth-Century America

Janet Farrell Brodie - History - 1997 - 373 pages
Drawing from a wide range of private and public sources, examines how American families gradually found access to taboo information and products for controlling the size of ...
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Devices and Desires: A History of Contraceptives in America

Andrea Tone - History - 2002 - 384 pages
From the 1873 Comstock Act to the groundbreaking inventions of today, a history of contraceptives reveals how they evolved from an illicit trade located in secret places and ...
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Witchcraft in Europe, 400-1700: A Documentary History

Alan Charles Kors, Edward Peters - History - 2001 - 451 pages
A thoroughly revised, greatly expanded edition of the most important documentary history of European witchcraft ever published.
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Contraceptive Technology

Robert Anthony Hatcher, James Trussell, Anita L. Nelson, M.D. - Medical - 2007 - 874 pages
The leading reference in reproductive health for 30 years, with over 2,000,000 copies in print, Contraceptive Technology is included on CD-ROM with all copies of the book and ...
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Ancient bodies, ancient lives: sex, gender, and archaeology

Rosemary A. Joyce - Social Science - 2008 - 152 pages
General Adult. An anthropological report on gender roles in prehistoric times draws on a wealth of recent studies that offers insight into the history of sexual identity as it ...
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Abortion Without Apology: A Radical History for the 1990s

Ninia Baehr - History - 1990 - 67 pages
Presents stories of the Society for Humane Abortion--otherwise known as the Jane Collective--and draws political lessons about their program, success, and cooptation that are ...
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Witchcraft in the Middle Ages

Jeffrey Burton Russell - History - 1972 - 394 pages
Traces the origin, development and practice of medieval witchcraft throughout western Europe, and describes the movement's social and religious significance
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