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That woman in black

That woman in black

stories of older immigrant women in Moreland

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Published by Nicholson Street Community House in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Melbourne Metropolitan Area (Vic.)
    • Subjects:
    • Women immigrants -- Australia -- Melbourne Metropolitan Area (Vic.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Text in English with transcript in the native language of the interviewee.

      Statementcollected and edited by Georgia Flaskas ; photographs by Catherine Acin.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsFlaskas, Ceorgia., Acin, Catherine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1825.M44 T53 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 111 p. :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6843693M
      ISBN 100646359282
      LC Control Number00344339
      OCLC/WorldCa40792059


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