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homeless in America

Jane Scherer

homeless in America

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Published by Pamphlet Publications in Dayton, OH (P.O. Box 335, Dayton 45459) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Homelessness -- United States.,
    • Homeless persons -- Care -- United States.,
    • Homeless persons -- Services for -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 83-88.

      StatementJane Scherer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV4505 .S34 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination88 p. ;
      Number of Pages88
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2128196M
      LC Control Number88190207


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