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First person female American

a selected and annotated bibliography of the autobiographies of American women living after 1950

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Published by Whitston Pub. Co. in Troy, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- United States -- Bio-bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementCarolyn H. Rhodes, editor, Mary Louise Briscoe and Ernest L. Rhodes, associate editors.
      SeriesAmerican notes & queries supplement ;, v. 2, American notes and queries supplement ;, v. 2.
      ContributionsRhodes, Carolyn H., Briscoe, Mary Louise., Rhodes, Ernest L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7963.A8 F57, HQ1386 F57
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlix, 404 p. ;
      Number of Pages404
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4146527M
      ISBN 100878751408
      LC Control Number80125665

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