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Edwina Froehlich

Born: 1915 in Bronx, New York
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Edwina attended Mundelein College in Chicago, Illinois, later married John Francis Froehlich and had three children. She lived in Inverness, Illinois

Biography: Edwina was co-founder of La Leche League International and co-author of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, which has over 2 million copies in print. She was a member of the Board of Directors of La Leche League, and at various times served as Secretary, Treasurer and Vice Chairman of that group. She also worked at La Leche League International as Executive Secretary from 1956 until her retirement in 1983.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Edwina Froehlich on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

The charity and loyalty of some of our clergy in a short view of Dr. M's sermon before their Majesties at Hampton-Court, July the 14th, 1689. Whereinhe still charges the Protestant dissenters with sc
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Janeway 1689