Woman as reason and as force of revolution writings of Raya Dunayevskaya on women"s liberation. by Raya Dunayevskaya

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Published by Women"s Liberation, News and Letters Committees in Detroit, Mich. (2832 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit 48211) .

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LC ClassificationsMLCM 82/1083
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Pagination30 p. ; 28 cm.
Number of Pages30
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LC Control Number82167166

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