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Scouting for Girls: A Century of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts

Christina Benninghaus
- 01 Jan 2010 - 
- Vol. 115, Iss: 5
This article is published in The American Historical Review.The article was published on 2010-01-01 and is currently open access. It has received 33 citations till now. The article focuses on the topics: Girl.

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