Table of contents for Becoming a woman : a biography of Christine Jorgensen / Richard F. Docter.

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CONTENTS
Foreword ix
Acknowledgments xi
Chapter 1: Christine, 19881
Chapter 2: The Jorgensens 13
Chapter 3: Elementary and High School21
Chapter 4: RKO Pathé and Military Service 37
Chapter 5: Hollywood, 1947 53
Chapter 6: The Male Hormone61
Chapter 7: The Transsexual Decision 71
Chapter 8: Copenhagen and Christian Hamburger 77
Chapter 9: Medical Intervention 87
Chapter 10: A New Name, a New Gender 99
Chapter 11: Ex-GI Becomes Blonde Beauty111
Chapter 12: Behind the Headlines121
Chapter 13: Return to New York 133
Chapter 14: The New York Post Takes Aim 143
Chapter 15: Denmark, the Travel Film 155
Chapter 16: Developing an Act 173
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Chapter 17: On the Road189
Chapter 18: The Marriage License203
Chapter 19: Exit Patricia Wilson 207
Chapter 20: Summer Stock217
Chapter 21: Autobiography 227
Chapter 22: The Christine Jorgensen Film 235
Chapter 23: Retirement and Illness251
Chapter 24: The Final Year 267
End Notes 277
Bibliography 297
Index 301
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Jorgensen, Christine, 1926-.
Transsexuals -- United States -- Biography.
Sex change -- Denmark.