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The Resource Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen, Richard F. Docter

Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen, Richard F. Docter

Label
Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen
Title
Becoming a woman
Title remainder
a biography of Christine Jorgensen
Statement of responsibility
Richard F. Docter
Title variation
Biography of Christine Jorgensen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Docter, Richard F
Dewey number
  • 306.76/8092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ77.8.J67
LC item number
D63 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jorgensen, Christine
  • Transsexuals
  • Sex change
Label
Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen, Richard F. Docter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Christine, 1988 -- The Jorgensens -- Elementary and high school -- RKO Pathé and military service -- Hollywood, 1947 -- The male hormone -- The transsexual decision -- Copenhagen and Christian Hamburger -- Medical intervention -- A new name, a new gender -- Ex-GI becomes blonde beauty -- Behind the headlines -- Return to New York -- The New York Post takes aim -- Denmark, the travel film -- Developing an act -- On the road -- The marriage license -- Exit Betty Walton -- Summer stock -- Autobiography -- The Christine Jorgensen film -- Retirement and illness -- The final year
Control code
BLK-1382
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 301 p.
Isbn
9781560236665
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006037371
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen, Richard F. Docter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Christine, 1988 -- The Jorgensens -- Elementary and high school -- RKO Pathé and military service -- Hollywood, 1947 -- The male hormone -- The transsexual decision -- Copenhagen and Christian Hamburger -- Medical intervention -- A new name, a new gender -- Ex-GI becomes blonde beauty -- Behind the headlines -- Return to New York -- The New York Post takes aim -- Denmark, the travel film -- Developing an act -- On the road -- The marriage license -- Exit Betty Walton -- Summer stock -- Autobiography -- The Christine Jorgensen film -- Retirement and illness -- The final year
Control code
BLK-1382
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 301 p.
Isbn
9781560236665
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006037371
Other physical details
ill.

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