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A feminist in the White House

Doreen J. Mattingly

A feminist in the White House

Midge Costanza, the Carter years, and America"s culture wars

by Doreen J. Mattingly

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Friends and associates,
  • Sex role,
  • Biography,
  • Political consultants,
  • Feminists,
  • Social conditions,
  • Culture conflict,
  • History,
  • Political activity,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-276) and index.

    StatementDoreen J. Mattingly
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.C687 M28 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 285 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27210592M
    ISBN 100190468602
    ISBN 109780190468606
    LC Control Number2015038528
    OCLC/WorldCa921864610

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