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Notable American Women: A Biographical Dictionary

Completing the Twentieth Century (Notable American Women)

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Published by Belknap Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Dictionaries of biography (Who"s Who),
  • Women"s studies,
  • 20th century,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Women,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Reference,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography,
  • Dictionaries,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Ware (Editor), Stacy Braukman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages768
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7671153M
    ISBN 10067401488X
    ISBN 109780674014886

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