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Women, welfare and local politics, 1880-1920

"we might be trusted"

by Steven King

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Published by Sussex Academic Press in Brighton, Portland, Ore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Bolton (Greater Manchester)
    • Subjects:
    • Women in politics -- England -- Bolton (Greater Manchester) -- History,
    • Poor laws -- England -- Bolton (Greater Manchester) -- History,
    • Public welfare -- England -- Bolton (Greater Manchester) -- History,
    • Pressure groups -- England -- Bolton (Greater Manchester) -- History,
    • Women -- Suffrage -- England -- Bolton (Greater Manchester) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSteven King.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.G7 K56 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3408491M
      ISBN 101845190874
      LC Control Number2005024380

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