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Surrendered Child A Birth Mother"s Journey (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction) (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction) by Karen Salyer McElmurray

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Published by University of Georgia Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Adoption,
  • Parental Memoirs,
  • Biographies & Memoirs / Memoirs,
  • General,
  • Adoptees,
  • Biography,
  • Birthmothers,
  • Case studies,
  • Identification,
  • Kentucky

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9803091M
ISBN 100820328235
ISBN 109780820328232
OCLC/WorldCa46366274

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