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Our American sisters: women in American life and thought

Jean E. Friedman

Our American sisters: women in American life and thought

by Jean E. Friedman

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Jean E. Friedman [and] William G. Shade.
      ContributionsShade, William G., joint comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1420 .F74
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 354 p.
      Number of Pages354
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5430597M
      LC Control Number73077187

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