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|Statement||edited by Pat Ellis.|
|Series||Women in the Third World|
|Contributions||Ellis, Pat, 1938-|
|LC Classifications||HQ1501 .W66 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 165 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||165|
|ISBN 10||086232596X, 0862325978|
|LC Control Number||87146468|
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