American Women

Four Centuries of Progress/Packet With Instructional Guide by Polly Zane

Publisher: Proof Press

Written in English
Published: Pages: 132 Downloads: 927
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  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Women
  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8391681M
    ISBN 100935070036
    ISBN 109780935070033

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