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Courting Failure

Women and the Law in Twentieth-century Literature

by Heidi Slettedahl Macpherson

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Akron Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • 20th century,
  • American literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Law in literature,
  • Women in literature,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12329938M
    ISBN 101931968470
    ISBN 109781931968478

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