The Beat of Life

The Beat of Life

by Barbara Solomon
     
 

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This novel created a transatlantic literary sensation when it was first published in 1960 in the United States, and shortly afterward, in England. Set in Manhattan during a summer in the late 1950s, the story tells of a young woman who submits to a risky deception in order to obtain a legal abortion.See more details below

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This novel created a transatlantic literary sensation when it was first published in 1960 in the United States, and shortly afterward, in England. Set in Manhattan during a summer in the late 1950s, the story tells of a young woman who submits to a risky deception in order to obtain a legal abortion.

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The Chicago Tribune
Briliantly expressed, textured with feverishly sensitive reaction..a striking and disturbing tale.

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ISBN-13:
9781928863007
Publisher:
Great Marsh Press
Publication date:
06/26/1999
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.52(d)

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