No job for a woman

  • 336 Pages
  • 3.68 MB
  • English
Poolbeg , Dublin, Ireland
Mara, Sandra, Private investigators -- Ireland -- Biography, Women private investigators -- Ireland -- Biog
StatementSandra Mara.
LC ClassificationsHV8083.M27 A3 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 336 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23624186M
ISBN 139781842233375
LC Control Number2009358989

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