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Public Vows

A History of Marriage and the Nation

by Nancy F. Cott

  • 260 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marriage,
  • Social history,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Social Science,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7670760M
    ISBN 100674008758
    ISBN 109780674008755


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