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6 edition of Women & Irish History found in the catalog.

Women & Irish History

Essays in Honour of Margaret Maccurtain

by Maryann Gialanella Valiulis

  • 316 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by O"Brien Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Sociology,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • 20th century,
  • British & Irish history,
  • Ireland,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8312367M
    ISBN 100863275796
    ISBN 109780863275791

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