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Distinguished Women of the 20th Century

Judith Gerber

Distinguished Women of the 20th Century

by Judith Gerber

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Published by ABC-Clio Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century,
  • Biography: general,
  • Reference works,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12237426M
    ISBN 101576070972
    ISBN 109781576070970
    OCLC/WorldCa228291977

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