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Published by Times Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Clinton, Hillary Rodham.,
  • Wellesley College. Class of 1969 -- Biography.,
  • Wellesley College -- History -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-317) and index.

StatementMiriam Horn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLD7212.6 1969 .H69 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 328 p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL371737M
ISBN 100812925017
LC Control Number98033331

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