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Women in Irish society

the historical dimension

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Published by Arlen House in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Ireland -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Margaret Mac Curtain and Donncha Ó Corráin.
    ContributionsMac Curtain, Margaret., Ó Corráin, Donnchadh., Arlen House (Dublin),
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1600.3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125p. ;
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19535049M
    ISBN 100905223004, 0905223047

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