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Women in class society

  • 378 Pages
  • 2.36 MB
  • English
Monthly Review Press , New York
Women -- Social conditions., Women -- Br



StatementHeleieth I. B. Saffioti ; translated from the Portuguese by Michael Vale.
LC ClassificationsHQ1150 .S213
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 378 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4562961M
ISBN 100853454159
LC Control Number77076170

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