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More Work for Mother

The Ironies of Household Technology from the Open Hearth to the Microwave

by Ruth Schwartz Cowan

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Published by Basic Books .
Written in English


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Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL7593739M
ISBN 100465047327
ISBN 109780465047321


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