Books by Andrea Tone

Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"Untangles the variety of complex factors that have shaped Americans' increasing use of tranquilizers amid conflicting attitudes toward them."
Readable, informative account of how cultural, economic and political forces have shaped the way Americans address anxiety. Read full book review >
Released: June 7, 2001

"Thoroughly documented and often trenchant insights on how medicine combined with business to effect a moral revolution. (32 b&w illustrations, not seen)"
An informative, colorful history that depicts the clash of lawyers, businessmen, doctors, and clergy over the development of artificial birth control. Read full book review >