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Poverty, U.S.A.

Thomas Gladwin

Poverty, U.S.A.

by Thomas Gladwin

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic assistance, Domestic -- United States.,
  • Poor -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC110.P6 G54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination182 p. ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19737169M

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