L’erba delle donne

This book contains eleven studies on the history of women in the defense of health, demonstrating how, even if the ruling class has historically used…
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Accabadora

In 2009, Sardinian writer Michela Murgia, -an extremely original writer and often politically provocative figure, with a sustained commitment to women’s issues and to the…
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Witches Midwives and Nurses

Women have always been healers. They were the unlicensed doctors and anatomists of western history. They were abortionists, nurses and counsellors. they were pharmacists, cultivating…
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Fuller,T. 1739. Pharmacopoeia Domestica: or, The Family Dispensatory, with Remarks on the Compositions, and an Explanation of their Virtues, by the late Thomas Fuller, M.D.

Riddle,J. 1997. Eve’s Herbs. A History of Contraception and Abortion in the West. Harvard University Press.

Shorter,E. 1982. A History of Women’s Bodies. Allen Lane.Strömquist,L. 2018. Fruit of Knowledge. The Vulva vs The Patriarchy. Virago.