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Our bodies, ourselves

a book by and for women

by Boston Women"s Health Book Collective.

  • 275 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- United States,
  • Women -- Psychology,
  • Women -- Health and hygiene

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthe Boston Women"s Health Book Collective.
    SeriesA Touchstone book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA"778"B68"1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination383 p. :
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21062158M
    ISBN 100671221450

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The Boston Women's Health Book Collective (now known as Our Bodies Ourselves) is a non-profit organization founded in whose board members include Teresa Heinz Kerry, Susan Love, and Gloria Steinem.

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