Women in American society
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Published by New England Free Press in Somerville, Mass .
Written in English


  • Women -- United States -- History,
  • Women -- United States -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementAnn D. Gordon, Mari Jo Buhle, Nancy Schrom Dye.
ContributionsGordon, Ann D., Buhle, Mari Jo, 1943-, Dye, Nancy Schrom, 1947-
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18169654M

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