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Lost: Illegal Abortion Stories
Wainer, Jo Editor,
ISBN: 0522852319
Melbourne University Press, Carlton, 2006. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. about the stories, foreword by Helen Garner, introduction by Jo Wainer. In 1975 Doctor Bertram Wainer placed an ad in the Sun newspaper (Melbourne, Australia) for women who had an illegal abortions to come forward and tell him of their experiences. For, as the About The Stories States, page V, "... He knew how important it was that a woman's direct experience of illegal abortion be recorded before these women died. Women responded to his request because he had risked his life to make abortion legal. Each woman told what had happened to her, knowing that his purpose was publication." These are their stories. A little creasing to the book corners with signs of rough removal of a sticker to the lower left hand corner of the rear panel. Age toning of the text block edges and pages. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 214 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; Illegal Abortions; Australia; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0522852319. ISBN/EAN: 9780522852318. Inventory No: 0120640. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0120640  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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