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3 edition of status of women in Sweden. found in the catalog.

status of women in Sweden.

Maj-Britt Sandlund

status of women in Sweden.

Report to the United Nations 1968.

by Maj-Britt Sandlund

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Published by Swedish Institute in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Sweden.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDrawn up by Maj-Britt Sandlund.
      SeriesSweden today,, 170
      ContributionsSvenska institutet för kulturellt utbyte med utlandet., United Nations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1687 .S35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination103 p.
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4361944M
      LC Control Number78415658

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