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Women in the Irish credit union movement: North and South

Women in the Irish credit union movement: North and South

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Published by Oak Tree Press in Cork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Credit unions -- Ireland -- History.,
  • Women in cooperative societies -- Ireland -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementDonal McKillop ... [et al.]
    ContributionsMcKillop, Donal G., 1957-, Royal Irish Academy.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141 p. ;
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21062773M
    ISBN 101860762646

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