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Taking the Wheel : Women and the Coming of the Motor Age by  Virginia Scharff - First Edition - 1991 - from JB Books (SKU: 00008013)

Taking the Wheel : Women and the Coming of the Motor Age

Taking the Wheel : Women and the Coming of the Motor Age by  Virginia Scharff - First Edition - 1991 - from JB Books (SKU: 00008013)
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Taking the Wheel : Women and the Coming of the Motor Age

by Scharff, Virginia

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
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ISBN 10
0029281350
ISBN 13
9780029281352
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New York: Free Press, 1991. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. An interesting social history of women, cars, perceptions and stereotypes pertaining to women drivers, how their entry into the driver's seat helped to 'drive' women into a wide variety of fields and activities hitherto reserved for men, much more. Hardcover with dust jacket, contains glossy illustrations, notes, indexed, 219pp. A very nice copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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book dealer
JB Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
00008013
Title
Taking the Wheel : Women and the Coming of the Motor Age
Author
Scharff, Virginia
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0029281350
ISBN 13
9780029281352
Publisher
Free Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1991
Keywords
US History, Women, Gender Issues, Feminism, Cars, Autos, Automobiles, Drivers, Driving, Transportation, Society, Culture, Sociology, Social Studies, Stereotypes
Bookseller catalogs
General; Us History;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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