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Risk, courage, and women : contemporary voices in prose and poetry

Author: Karen A Waldron; Laura M Labatt; Janice H Brazil
Publisher: Denton : University of North Texas Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of writings, including narratives, poems, and essays, in which influential women share how they built up the courage to take risks and change their lives.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Risk, courage, and women.
Denton : University of North Texas Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608207410
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen A Waldron; Laura M Labatt; Janice H Brazil
ISBN: 9781574412338 1574412337 9781574412345 1574412345
OCLC Number: 84903105
Description: xvii, 361 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Sustenance for living --
Faith in the unknown --
The courage of choice --
Seams of our lives --
The real self --
Crossing borders.
Responsibility: edited by Karen A. Waldron, Laura M. Labatt, Janice H. Brazil.
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