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Significant sisters

Margaret Forster

Significant sisters

the grassroots of active feminism, 1839-1939

by Margaret Forster

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Feminists -- England -- Biography,
    • Feminists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Feminism -- England -- History,
    • Feminism -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementMargaret Forster.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1599.E5 F67x 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 353 p. :
      Number of Pages353
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2348504M
      ISBN 100436161133
      LC Control Number86672127

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