Women"s Words, Women"s Stories An American Daybook by Lois Stiles Edgerly

Cover of: Women

Published by Tilbury House Pub .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Women"s Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8193908M
ISBN 100884481441
ISBN 109780884481447

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