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6 edition of Working Women in Mexico City found in the catalog.

Working Women in Mexico City

Public Discourses and Material Conditions, 1879-1931

by Susie S. Porter

  • 295 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrialization,
  • Mexico City,
  • History,
  • Economic History,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • History - General History,
  • Mexico,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Latin America - Mexico,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Mexico City (Mexico),
  • Employment,
  • 19th century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9684695M
    ISBN 100816522685
    ISBN 109780816522682


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