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unsung heroines of Victorian heroism

Elaine Thomson

unsung heroines of Victorian heroism

the Executive Committee of the Edinburgh Hospital for Women and Children, c1885-c1920

by Elaine Thomson

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Published by [s.n.] in [S.l.] .
Written in English

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  • Edinburgh Hospital for Women and Children.

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    From: Review of Scottish Culture, no.14, 2001-2002.

    Statementby Elaine Thomson.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18720048M

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