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Women in exile

Women in exile

our struggle for life = Mujeres en exilio : nuestra lucha por la vida

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Published by Comite del Distrito Federal de Ayuda a Refugiados Guatemaltecos in [Mexico City] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women refugees -- Guatemala -- Interviews,
  • Women refugess -- Mexico -- Distrito Federal -- Interviews,
  • Guatemalans -- Mexico -- Distrito Federal -- Interviews

  • Edition Notes

    Text in English and Spanish.

    Statement[edited by Carol Johnston]
    ContributionsJohnston, Carol, Comite de Distrito Federal de Ayuda a Refugiados Guatemaltecos (Mexico)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68, 72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20771045M

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