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Published by CHANGE in London .
Written in English


  • Women -- Nepal -- Social conditions

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNepalese women today
Statementadapted from a manuscript by Lamu Sherpa
SeriesCHANGE report -- 18, CHANGE international reports -- 18
ContributionsSherpa, Lamu
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14968821M
ISBN 10090723626X

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