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Lesbians" experiences of human rights violations

Maureen A. Giuliani

Lesbians" experiences of human rights violations

a global perspective

by Maureen A. Giuliani

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesbians -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Gay rights.,
  • Human rights.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Maureen A. Giuliani.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 117 leaves :
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16955978M
    ISBN 100612287084


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