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Red light women of the rocky mountains

Jan MacKell

Red light women of the rocky mountains

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostitution -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJan MacKell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ144 .M27 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22671807M
    ISBN 109780826346100
    LC Control Number2008046797
    OCLC/WorldCa271104000

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