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Women and power in American history

Women and power in American history

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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- United States -- History.,
  • Women -- United States -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Kathryn Kish Sklar and Thomas Dublin.
    ContributionsSklar, Kathryn Kish., Dublin, Thomas, 1946-.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1410 .W643 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18391102M
    ISBN 100130415707, 0130415812
    LC Control Number2001036624

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