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

Cover of: On her own | Ruth Sidel

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

Written in English

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

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (259-263).

Book details

StatementRuth Sidel.
LC ClassificationsHQ1421
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 276 p. ;
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21590417M
ISBN 100670831549

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