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Women in economic and social history (WESH)

Women in economic and social history (WESH)

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Published by The Committee in [Cambridge, England?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s studies -- Great Britain -- Directories.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesWESH directory
    Statementcompiled by Amy Louise Erickson on behalf of the Women"s Committee of the Economic History Society.
    GenreDirectories.
    ContributionsErickson, Amy Louise., Economic History Society. Women"s Committee.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 121 p. ;
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16603279M
    ISBN 100952286513

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