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Janette Turner Hospital

Janette Turner Hospital

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Published by Sir Robert Menzies Centre for Australian Studies, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London, British Australian Studies Association in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Hospital, Janette Turner, 1942- -- Congresses.,
    • Stead, Christina, 1902- -- Congresses.,
    • Women and literature -- Australia -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Selina Samuels.
      ContributionsSamuels, Selina., British Australian Studies Association., Sir Robert Menzies Centre for Australian Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.H674 Z72 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 53 p. ;
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL454592M
      ISBN 10185507088X
      LC Control Number98170217


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