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On her own growing up in the shadow of the American dream by Ruth Sidel

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Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Women -- United States -- Social conditions.,
  • Young women -- United States -- Attitudes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (259-263).

StatementRuth Sidel.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1421 .S59 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 276 p. ;
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2216946M
ISBN 100670831549
LC Control Number89040354

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