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Promise of a dream

remembering the sixties
  • 262 Pages
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  • English
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Allen Lane , London
Rowbotham, Sheila., Feminists -- Great Britain -- Biography., Women"s rights -- Great Britain., Women historians -- Great Britain -- Biography., Nineteen sixties., Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 1945-, Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1964-

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Great Britain, Great Bri

StatementSheila Rowbotham.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1595.R69 A3 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 262 p., [8] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6843032M
ISBN 100713994460
LC Control Number00343419
OCLC/WorldCa43719710

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