Boek cover A History of the Wife van Marilyn Yalom

A History of the Wife

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uitgever Harper Perennial
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen 21 x 13,3 x 1,9 cm
Aantal paginas 440 pagina's
Illustraties Met illustraties
Auteur(s) Marilyn Yalom
Uitgever Harper Perennial
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 395 g
Studieboek Nee
Verpakking breedte 136 mm
Verpakking hoogte 205 mm
Verpakking lengte 205 mm


Using the modern marriage as a focal point, a study of how marriage in the Judeo-Christian world has affected the lives of women ranges from the earliest days of civilization to the twenty-first century and speculates about what is to come in the future. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

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