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Female Gladiators Gender, Law, and Contact Sport in America by Sarah K. Fields

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Women"s studies,
  • General,
  • Sports,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / General,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • History,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Sex discrimination in sports,
  • Social aspects,
  • Sports for women,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9346578M
ISBN 100252029585
ISBN 109780252029585

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