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California women and politics

Robert W. Cherny

California women and politics

from the gold rush to the Great Depression

by Robert W. Cherny

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Political activity,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Robert W. Cherny, Mary Ann Irwin, and Ann Marie Wilson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1391.U5 C347 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 404 p. :
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893305M
    ISBN 109780803235038
    LC Control Number2010046714

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