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How A Simple Cosmetic Killed More Than 600 Men

Out of pity for the affected women, Giulia Tofana manufactured a silent deadly cosmetic, the Aqua Tofana, that killed over 600 men.

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In the 17th century, when women’s views and feelings were disregarded, many suffered at the hands of their so-called husbands worldwide. There were seen as nothing but subordinates to men and baby-making machines. Very young girls were traded into…

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