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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English



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  • Women -- Suffrage -- United States.,
  • Feminism -- United States.,
  • Women"s rights -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Dana Greene.
ContributionsGreene, Dana.
LC ClassificationsJK1896 .B7625 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 182 p. :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3177647M
ISBN 100810816652
LC Control Number83020129

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