The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade

The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades  Before Roe v. Wade Author Ann Fessler
ISBN-10 0143038974
ISBN-13 9780143038979
Year 2007-06-26
Pages 362
Language English
Publisher Penguin Books
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In this deeply moving and myth shattering work Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the decades before Roe v Wade An adoptee who was herself surrendered during those years and recently made contact with her mother Ann Fessler brilliantly brings to life the voices of more than a hundred women as well as the spirit of those times allowing the women to tell their stories in gripping and intimate detail

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Failure to Flourish

Failure to Flourish Author Clare Huntington
ISBN-10 9780190212209
Release 2014-05-20
Pages 352