Marilyn Yalom





Marilyn Yalom

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Marilyn Yalom grew up in Washington D.C. and was educated at Wellesley College, the Sorbonne, Harvard and Johns Hopkins. She has been a professor of French and comparative literature, director of an institute for research on women, a popular speaker on the lecture circuit, and the author of numerous books and articles on literature and women's history.


Average rating: 3.76 · 1,713 ratings · 255 reviews · 16 distinct works · Similar authors
A History of the Wife
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 799 ratings — published 2001 — 10 editions
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How the French Invented Lov...
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History of the Breast
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 232 ratings — published 1997 — 9 editions
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Birth of the Chess Queen: A...
3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 212 ratings — published 2004 — 12 editions
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Blood Sisters: The French R...
4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1993 — 2 editions
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Maternity, Mortality, And T...
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Memenin Tarihi
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