by Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation, Human Rights Media Centre in Johannesburg, Cape Town .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 5).
|Other titles||Mothers and daughters in struggle in South Africa|
|Statement||edited by Shirley Gunn and Sinazo Krwala.|
|Contributions||Gunn, Shirley., Krwala, Sinazo., Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation., Human Rights Media Centre (South Africa)|
|LC Classifications||HQ1236.5.S6 K66 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||264 p. :|
|Number of Pages||264|
|LC Control Number||2009451095|
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