Tales of History's Boldest Heroines, Hellions, and Heretics
On Sale: 10/25/2016Enlarge Book Cover
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- ISBN: 9780062405371
- ISBN 10: 0062405373
- Imprint: Dey Street Books
- On Sale: 10/25/2016
- Trimsize: 8.00 in (w) x 10.00 in (h) x 1.19 in (d)
- Pages: 384
- List Price: 26.99 USD
- BISAC1: SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
- BISAC2: HISTORY / Women
- BISAC3: HUMOR / General