Women"s Struggle for Equality The First Phase, 1828-1876 (The American Ways Series) by Jean V. Matthews

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Published by Ivan R. Dee, Publisher .

Written in English

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  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil rights & citizenship,
  • Feminism,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History - General History,
  • Political Science,
  • Women"s rights,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • Discrimination,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • History,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages223
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Open LibraryOL8670031M
ISBN 101566631467
ISBN 109781566631464

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