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We are our mothers" daughters

Cokie Roberts

We are our mothers" daughters

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Perennial in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex discrimination against women,
  • Biography,
  • Women journalists,
  • History,
  • Feminism,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCokie Roberts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1421 .R63 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p. ;
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24934856M
    ISBN 100688169678
    ISBN 109780688169671
    OCLC/WorldCa43848450


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