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7 edition of Women in America. found in the catalog.

Women in America.

by Edith Hoshino Altbach

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Published by Heath in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- United States.,
    • Women -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Feminism -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 193-200.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1426 .A46 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 204 p.
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5416277M
      ISBN 100669634530
      LC Control Number73008185
      OCLC/WorldCa858235

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