Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen /

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Main Author: Docter, Richard F.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Haworth Press, c2008.
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Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / Vern Bullough
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction / C. Jacob Hale
  • Chapter 1. Christine, 1988
  • Chapter 2. The Jorgensens
  • Chapter 3. Elementary and High School
  • Chapter 4. RKO Pathe and Military Service
  • Chapter 5. Hollywood, 1947
  • Chapter 6. The Male Hormone
  • Chapter 7. The Transsexual Decision
  • Chapter 8. Copenhagen and Christian Hamburger
  • Chapter 9. Medical Intervention
  • Chapter 10. A New Name, a New Gender
  • Chapter 11. Ex-GI Becomes Blonde Beauty
  • Chapter 12. Behind the Headlines
  • Chapter 13. Return to New York
  • Chapter 14. The New York Post Takes Aim
  • Chapter 15. Denmark, the Travel Film
  • Chapter 16. Developing an Act
  • Chapter 17. On the Road
  • Chapter 18. The Marriage License
  • Chapter 19. Exit Betty Walton
  • Chapter 20. Summer Stock
  • Chapter 21. Autobiography
  • Chapter 22. The Christine Jorgensen Film
  • Chapter 23. Retirement and Illness
  • Chapter 24. The Final Year
  • Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Index

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