4 edition of Women in U.S. history found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Women in US history|
|Statement||Lyda Mary Hardy.|
|LC Classifications||Z7964.U49 H364 2000, HQ1410 H364 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 344 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||344|
|LC Control Number||00055849|
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