Nightingales and Nice-time Girls (Living History) by Minky Schlesinger

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Published by Viva Books,South Africa .

Written in English

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  • English language readers,
  • Feminism,
  • Language readers,
  • Social history,
  • Women & girls,
  • 20th century

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Book details

ContributionsLois Head (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8655792M
ISBN 101874932069
ISBN 109781874932062

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