The voice and choice of Portuguese immigrant women
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Published by University of Toronto, Department of Spanish and Portuguese in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Women immigrants,
  • Portugal -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Other titlesA vez e a voz da mulher imigrante portuguesa
Statementeditors, Manuela Marujo, Aida Baptista, Rosana Barbosa.
ContributionsMarujo, Manuela, 1949-, Baptista, Aida, Barbosa, Rosana, University of Toronto. Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese.
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21328001M
ISBN 100969002513

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