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2 edition of American feminists. found in the catalog.

American feminists.

Robert Edgar Riegel

American feminists.

by Robert Edgar Riegel

  • 156 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by University of Kansas Press in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woman -- Social and moral questions,
  • Women -- United States.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1410 R5 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223p.
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19245785M

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