Books by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 8, 2002

"Overwhelming and at times wearying, but nonetheless an instructive look at previous battles over knowledge and suppression in a culture that remains 'profoundly divided over questions of morality and its relation to government.' (86 illustrations)"
Extremely detailed study of how 19th-century Americans imagined sex and the resulting court battles over obscenity. Read full book review >
THE POWER AND PASSION OF M. CAREY THOMAS by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"At times burdened by its unrelenting attention to detail, Horowitz's account personalizes a courageous woman and provides the historical context to balance her complex and contradictory life choices. (16 pages b&w photographs, not seen)"
A lengthy biography of educator M. Carey Thomas (18571935). Read full book review >