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Women Adventurers 1750-1900

A Biographical Dictionary With Excerpts from Selected Travel Writings

by Mary F. Mcvicker

  • 149 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by McFarland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic travel writing,
  • Dictionaries of biography (Who"s Who),
  • Social history,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Dictionaries - General,
  • General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Travel / General,
  • Women,
  • Biography,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Great Britain,
  • Women adventurers,
  • Women travelers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11045609M
    ISBN 100786432055
    ISBN 109780786432059

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