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5 edition of No Mothers We! found in the catalog.

No Mothers We!

by Alba Amoia

  • 181 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Motherhood in literature,
  • Italian literature,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Women authors,
  • European - Italian,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • History and criticism,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Mother and child in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9365034M
    ISBN 100761817174
    ISBN 109780761817178

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