The women of England by Margaret Biddle

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women.,
  • Women -- Great Britain.

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Statementby Margaret Biddle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.W7 B5
The Physical Object
Paginationix p., 3 l., 99 p.
Number of Pages99
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6422300M
LC Control Number41019212
OCLC/WorldCa1820659

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