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Women climbing

Bill Birkett

Women climbing

200 years of achievement

by Bill Birkett

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Published by Black in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBill Birkett & Bill Peascod.
ContributionsPeascod, Bill, 1920-1985.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22833782M
ISBN 100713657197

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