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Mothers of Plaza de Mayo (Linea Fundadora) the story of Renée Epelbaum, 1976-1985 by Marjorie Agosin

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Published by Williams-Wallace Publishers in Stratford, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Epelbaum, Renée, -- 1929- .,
  • Madres de Plaza de Mayo (Association),
  • Missing persons -- Argentina.,
  • Terrorism -- Argentina.,
  • Women -- Argentina -- Biography.,
  • Argentina -- Politics and government -- 1955-1983.,
  • Argentina -- Politics and government -- 1983-2002

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Marjorie Agosin ; translated by Janice Molloy.
The Physical Object
Pagination121 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20664505M
ISBN 100887950825, 0887950817

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