DES Bibliography


DES Daughter: The Joyce Bichler Story. Bichler, Joyce. Avon. 1981. ISBN: 0-380-78147-6

DES: The Complete Story. Orenberg, Cynthia Laitman. St. Martin’s Press. 1981. ISBN:0-312-1082-9

Daughters At Risk: A Personal D.E.S. History. Fenichell, Stephen; Charfoos, Lawrence S. Doubleday & Co., Inc. 1981. ISBN: 0-385-17154-4

D.E.S., The Bitter Pill: How Medical Indifference Turned a “Miracle” Drug Into a National Nightmare. Meyers, Robert. Seaview/Putman. 1983. ISBN: 0-399-31008-8

To Do No Harm: DES and the Dilemmas of Modern Medicine. Apfel, Roberta J.; Fisher, Susan M. Yale University Press. 1984. ISBN: 0-300-03192-0

Our Stolen Future: Are We Threatening Our Fertility, Intelligence, and Survival? – A Scientific Detective Story. Colborn, Theo; Dumanoski, Dianne; Myers.,John Peterson. Dutton/Penguin. 1996. ISBN: 0-525-93982-2

DES Stories: Faces and Voices of People Exposed to Diethylstilbestrol. Braun, Margaret Lee. Visual Studies Workshop Press. 2001. ISBN: 0-89822-078-5

The Greatest Experiment Ever Performed on Women: Exploding the Estrogen Myth. Seaman, Barbara. Hyperion. 2003. ISBN: 0-7868-6853-8

Coming to Term: Uncovering the Truth About Miscarriage. Cohen, Jon. Houghton Mifflin. 2005. ISBN: 0-618-27724-2

DES Daughters: Embodied Knowledge and the Transformation of Women’s Health Politics. Bell, Susan E. Temple University Press. 2009. ISBN: 978-1-59213-919-4

Normal At Any Cost: Tall Girls, Short Boys and the Medical Industry’s Quest to Manipulate Height. Cohen, Susan; Cosgrove, Christine. Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin. 2009. ISBN: 978-1-58542-683-6

Sicker, Fatter, Poorer: The Urgent Threat of Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals on Our Health and Future … And What We Can Do About It. Trasande, Leonardo. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2019. ISBN 1328553493

what I thought I knew: a memoir.  Cohen, Alice Eve. Viking. 2009.
ISBN: 978-0-670-02095-9

DES Voices, From Anger to Action. Cody, Pat. 2010. ISBN: none

Toxic Bodies: Hormone Disruptors and the Legacy of DES. Langston, Nancy. Yale University Press. 2010. ISBN: 978-0-300-13607-4

Origins: How The Nine Months Before Birth Shape the Rest of Our Lives. Paul, Annie Murphy. Free Press/Simon & Schuster. 2010. ISBN: 978-0-7432-9662-5

Get Me Out: A History of Childbirth from the Garden of Eden to the Sperm Bank. Epstein, Randi Hutter. 2010. ISBN: 978-0-393-33906-2

Legally Poisoned: How The Law Puts Us At Risk From Toxicants. Cranor, Carl F., Harvard University Press, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-674-04970-3

Above the Fog: A Life Journey with DES. Carver, Sue.,, 2016.ISBN: 978-1-4327-6872-0



My Year of Meats. Ozeki, Ruth L., Penguin Books, 1998.ISBN: 978-0-140-28046-3

Silent Trauma. Barrow, Judith, Abacus: A Division of Little, Brown & Co (UK), 2012



Epidemiology of Women’s Health. Senie, Ruby T. Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC, an Ascend Learning Company, 2014. ISBN: 978-0-7637-6985-7 (pbk.) – ISBN 0-7637-6985-1 (pbk.)


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