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Swans and pistols

LГ©on Bing

Swans and pistols

modeling, motherhood, and making it in the me decade

by LГ©on Bing

  • 356 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bing, Léon, -- 1950-,
  • Women journalists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography,
  • Models (Persons) -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography,
  • Mothers and daughters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeon Bing.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.B57365 A3 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23175263M
    ISBN 101596914815
    ISBN 109781596914810
    LC Control Number2009008904
    OCLC/WorldCa313018090

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