Equal: women reshape American law

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W.W. Norton,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
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English
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The dramatic, untold story of how women battled blatant inequities in America's legal system.
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Women's rights
0393065553 (hardcover)
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Strebeigh, Fred.
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9780393065558
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subject_facet Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- United States, Trials -- United States, Women's rights -- United States
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