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The road from Coorain

Author: Jill K Conway
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The memoirs of Jill Conway and her journey into adulthood from a 30,000 acre sheep ranch in Coorain, Australia, to America where she became the first woman president of Smith College.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Conway, Jill K., 1934-
Road from Coorain.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1989
(OCoLC)654331629
Named Person: Jill K Conway
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill K Conway
ISBN: 0394574567 9780394574561 0434142441 9780434142446 0679724362 9780679724360 0749303603 9780749303600
OCLC Number: 18415173
Description: 238 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Jill Ker Conway.
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The memoirs of Jill Conway and her journey into adulthood from a 30,000 acre sheep ranch in Coorain, Australia, to America where she became the first woman president of Smith College.

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by evamarie (WorldCat user published 2006-09-23) Excellent Permalink
In her memoir, The Road from Coorain, Jill Ker Conway, historian, feminist scholar, and former president of Smith College, traces her life from childhood on an isolated sheep ranch in "the bush" of the Australian outback to emigration in her early twenties to the U.S. and graduate study at Harvard. "Coorain,"...
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