Women and the law the unfinished revolution by Leo Kanowitz

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .

Written in English

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  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States

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StatementLeo Kanowitz.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 312 p. ;
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17443292M
ISBN 100826301738
OCLC/WorldCa9410816

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