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The Great Catastrophe of My Life

Divorce in the Old Dominion

by Thomas E. S.J. Buckley

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Family law,
  • Separation & divorce,
  • Social History,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Law and legislation,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • History: American,
  • Virginia,
  • Legal History,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Law & Legal History; Southern Studies; Women"s Studies/Gender Studies; Religious Studies,
  • Religion / Sociology of Religion,
  • Family Law - Divorce & Separation,
  • 19th century,
  • Divorce,
  • Marital conflict

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7972809M
    ISBN 100807853801
    ISBN 109780807853801


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