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Author Baker, Jean H.
Title Margaret Sanger : a life of passion / Jean H. Baker.
Published New York : Hill and Wang, 2011.
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 Floor3  HQ764.S3 B35 2011    DUE 04-25-17
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Edition 1st ed.
Description 349 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-329) and index.
Contents Margaret Higgins, daughter of Corning -- Mrs. William Sanger of Hastings-on-Hudson -- Comrade Sanger -- Creating Margaret Sanger -- On trial -- The birth control review -- Voyages -- Spreading the word -- All things fade -- World leader -- Epilogue : later years.
Summary In this lively new biography, an historian argues convincingly that Margaret Sanger deserves the vaunted place in feminist history she once held. Baker's nuanced account of Sanger's life emphasizes the passion of her convictions.
Local Note Bonita J. Campbell; Endowment; 2012.
Subject Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966.
Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography.
Birth control -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Collection Title Bonita J. Campbell Endowment for Women in Science and Engineering
ISBN 9780809094981
OCLC number 705717104