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Rosemary Brown, brown girl in the ring

Lynette Roy

Rosemary Brown, brown girl in the ring

a biography for young people

by Lynette Roy

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Published by Sister Vision in Toronto .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Brown, Rosemary, -- 1930-,
  • British Columbia. -- Legislative Assembly -- Biography.,
  • Legislators -- British Columbia -- Biography.,
  • Women in politics -- British Columbia -- Biography.,
  • Social action -- British Columbia.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBrown girl in the ring, Rosemary Brown
    StatementLynette Roy.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19827476M
    ISBN 100920813526

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