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century of women

Sheila Rowbotham

century of women

the history of women in Britain and the United States in the twentieth century

by Sheila Rowbotham

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previously published, with new material: Viking 1999, with the subtitle, "the history of women in Britain and the United States".

StatementSheila Rowbotham.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 765p. ;
Number of Pages765
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15593123M
ISBN 100140232826

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