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6 edition of Sex Workers in the Maritimes Talk Back found in the catalog.

Sex Workers in the Maritimes Talk Back

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Published by University of British Columbia Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostitution,
  • History,
  • Gender Studies,
  • History: World,
  • Canada,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Canada - Post-Confederation (1867-),
  • General,
  • Maritime Provinces,
  • New Brunswick,
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Prostitutes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8080870M
    ISBN 100774813318
    ISBN 109780774813310


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