Of woman born: motherhood as experience and institution

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Bantam Books, 1977 - 328 pages

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User Review  - jarvenpa - LibraryThing

Stunning work. It raged into the world with a horrible and beautiful truth. I read it first as I was nursing my firstborn, in the 70's. Fearful territory. She may have been the first to look with ... Read full review

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User Review  - labwriter - LibraryThing

This book is a classic that needs to be understood within the context of the time it was written. Yes, things have changed--duh. One reason women are living different lives in 2010 than they were in ... Read full review


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Adrienne Rich has published more than sixteen volumes of poetry & four nonfiction prose books, & is the recipient of numerous awards & prizes. She lives in Santa Cruz, California.

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