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Holding my own in no man"s land

women and men, film and feminists

by Molly Haskell

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Women in motion pictures,
  • Feminism and motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMolly Haskell.
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.W6 H32 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 207 p. ;
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL981270M
    ISBN 100195053095
    LC Control Number96018850

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