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Visionary women inspiring the world

12 paths to personal power

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Published by Skyward Pub. in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women in the professions -- United States -- Biography,
    • Businesswomen -- United States -- Biography,
    • Success -- Case studies,
    • Self-realization -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[project director, Kelly O"Neil].
      GenreBiography., Case studies.
      ContributionsO"Neil, Kelly, 1973-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6054.2.U6 V57 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3300645M
      ISBN 101881554430
      LC Control Number2004029867
      OCLC/WorldCa57251070

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