Women, identity, and private life in Britain, 1900-50

by Judy Giles

Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 189 Downloads: 142
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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Women -- Great Britain -- Social conditions.,
  • Women -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 176-183) and index.

StatementJudy Giles.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1593 .G55 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1271698M
ISBN 100312126247
LC Control Number95002958

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