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Poverty and the government in America : a historical encyclopedia

Author: Jyotsna Sreenivasan
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The most comprehensive encyclopedia available on the U.S. government's responses to poverty from the colonial era to the present day.
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Genre/Form: Ebook
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2 v. (xiv, 682, I-17 p.) : ill
(DLC) 2009029704
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jyotsna Sreenivasan
ISBN: 9781780340319 1780340311
OCLC Number: 857589796
Notes: A-W.
Description: 1 online resource (173 entries) : 104 images, digital files
Responsibility: [edited by] Jyotsna Sreenivasan.

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