Jane Fonda political activism by Russell Shorto

Cover of: Jane Fonda | Russell Shorto

Published by Millbrook Press in Brookfield, Conn .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Fonda, Jane, 1937- -- Juvenile literature,
  • Fonda, Jane, 1937-,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Physical fitness -- Juvenile literature,
  • Women in politics,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography,
  • Physical fitness

About the Edition

A biography of the film actress known for her political activism during the Vietnam War and her more recent physical fitness programs.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Russell Shorto.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2287.F56 S53 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination101 p. :
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1529647M
ISBN 101562940457
LC Control Number93221527
OCLC/WorldCa24417881

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