Great Women in the Struggle

by Toyomi Igus

Publisher: Tandem Library

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Black women,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage,
  • African American women,
  • Blacks
The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9482749M
ISBN 100785700544
ISBN 109780785700548
OCLC/WorldCa227977456

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