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The legal status of women from 2250 B.C.

United States. Work Projects Administration. Iowa.

The legal status of women from 2250 B.C.

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Published in Des Moines, Ia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Women -- History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIowa. Attorney-General"s Office.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v. (875 leaves)
    Number of Pages875
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14084272M
    LC Control Number39028896
    OCLC/WorldCa23821246

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