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Chasing the American dyke dream

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Published by Cleis Press in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesbians,
  • Lesbians" writings

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHomestretch
    Statementedited by Susan Fox Rogers.
    ContributionsRogers, Susan Fox.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ75.5 .C44 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 263 p. ;
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL354542M
    ISBN 101573440361
    LC Control Number98014274

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