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This common secret : my journey as an abortion doctor

Author: Susan Wicklund; Alan S Kesselheim
Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A female physician describes her dedication to helping women through the abortion experience, the dangers she faced as an abortion provider, and her thoughts on the abortion debate.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wicklund, Susan.
This common secret.
New York : Public Affairs, ©2007
(OCoLC)989861779
Named Person: Susan Wicklund; Susan Wicklund; Susan Wicklund
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Wicklund; Alan S Kesselheim
ISBN: 9781586484804 158648480X 9781586486471 1586486470
OCLC Number: 123692330
Description: vii, 268 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Flower Grandma's secret --
A seed planted --
My choice --
All of us can do more --
Disguises --
Beseiged --
Rocks and hard places --
Safe houses --
A day of clinic --
Legal obstacle course --
Hypocrisy --
A neglected patient --
Curls of smoke --
Full circle.
Responsibility: Susan Wicklund ; with Alan Kesselheim.
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In This Common Secret Dr. Susan Wicklund chronicles her emotional and dramatic twenty-year career on the front lines of the abortion war. Growing up in working class, rural Wisconsin, Wicklund had  Read more...

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