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Advancement of women

a Bahá"í perspective

by Janet A. Khan

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Published by Bahá"í Pub. Trust in Wilmette, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in the Bahai Faith.,
  • Women"s rights -- Religious aspects -- Bahai Faith.,
  • Bahai faith -- Doctrines.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-335) and index

    StatementJanet A. Khan and Peter J. Khan.
    ContributionsKhan, Peter., Bahá"í Publishing Trust.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP370 .K48 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 351 p. ;
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL701814M
    ISBN 100877432694, 0877432716
    LC Control Number97050297

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