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Women and peace

theoretical, historical, and practical perspectives

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Published by Croom Helm in London, New York .
Written in English

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  • Women and peace -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Ruth Roach Pierson ; with the assistance of Joanne Thompson, Somer Brodribb, Paula Bourne.
    ContributionsPierson, Ruth Roach, 1938-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1965 .W44 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2378340M
    ISBN 100709940688
    LC Control Number87006778

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In the most difficult of times, he has been there. No to the forced recruitment of our sons and daughters.

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