The Birth of the Pill (Hardcover)

How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution

By Jonathan Eig

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393073720, 400pp.

Publication Date: October 13, 2014

List Price: 27.95*
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The fascinating story of one of the most important scientific discoveries of the twentieth century.

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