2 edition of Slaves for a season found in the catalog.
Slaves for a season
Includes bibliographical references (p. 128-129).
|Statement||Thérèse Blanchet, Hannan Biswas, Monzur H. Dabu|
|Contributions||Biswas, Hannan, Dabu, Monzur H., Save the Children Sweden Denmark--Bangladesh|
|LC Classifications||HD6247.A-ZF6752A-Z (H50)+|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 134 p. :|
|Number of Pages||134|
|LC Control Number||2010316711|
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