women of Watergate

by Alden Cohen

Publisher: Stein and Day in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Watergate Affair, 1972-,
  • Women -- United States -- Biography.

Edition Notes

StatementAlden Cohen and Madeleine Edmondson.
ContributionsEdmondson, Madeleine.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20773644M

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