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suitable job for a woman

Sharon Wheeler

suitable job for a woman

female investigators on the edge of society

by Sharon Wheeler

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.Phil) - University of Birmingham, Department of English, 1 994.

Statementby Sharon Wheeler.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20915436M

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"A Suitable Job for a Woman" contains 16 chapters written in the author's pen (which incorporates various female detective's interviews) and 16 short episodes recorded directly from their voice.

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D. James Format/binding Hardcover Book condition New As New Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Folio Society Place of Publication Garden City, New York, U.s.a.