The women of India by Julia Hall Bartholomew

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Published by Board of Foreign Missions, Reformed Church in the United States in Philadelphia .

Written in English

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  • Social conditions,
  • Muslim women,
  • History

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StatementJulia Hall Bartholomew
SeriesOriental women series -- 4, Oriental women series -- 4.
ContributionsReformed Church in the United States. Board of Foreign Missions
LC ClassificationsBV3265 .B37 1900z
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Pagination1 folded sheet ([3] panels) :
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Open LibraryOL25916237M

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