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American heroines

the spirited women who shaped our country

by Kay Bailey Hutchison

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by William Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Heroes -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Women heroes -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Women -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKay Bailey Hutchison.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT3260 .H87 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 384 p. :
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3308863M
      ISBN 100060566353
      LC Control Number2004056677


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