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Promise of a dream : remembering the sixties

Author: Sheila Rowbotham
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Promise of a Dream is a moving, witty and poignant recollection of a time when young women were breaking all the rules about sex, politics and their place in the world. Sheila Rowbotham, best known for A Century of Women, Threads Through Time and Hidden From History, turns her hand here to memoir. The result is a wryly amusing account of her younger self, and a sparkling portrait of the exhilaration and enthusiasm  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sheila Rowbotham; Sheila Rowbotham; Sheila Rowbotham
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Rowbotham
ISBN: 185984622X 9781859846223
OCLC Number: 49681533
Description: xvii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Sheila Rowbotham.
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A sparkling portrait of the exhilaration and enthusiasm of the sixties, when women were breaking all the rules.  Read more...

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