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United States women

United States women

issues and progress in the UN decade for women, 1976-1985

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Women -- United States -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[editor, Margaret Y. Nannes].
    SeriesDepartment of State publication -- 9146. International organizations and conference series ; -- 150., Department of State publication -- 9146., Department of State publication -- 150.
    ContributionsNannes, Margaret Y., United States. Dept. of State.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p. :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15246593M


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