8 edition of Talking about leaving found in the catalog.
Talking about leaving
Includes bibliographical references (p. -422) and indexes.
|Statement||Elaine Seymour and Nancy M. Hewitt.|
|Contributions||Hewitt, Nancy M.|
|LC Classifications||LC148.2 .S49 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 429 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||429|
|LC Control Number||96226099|
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