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Welfare and freedom American style II

the role of the federal government, 1941-1980

by Richard K. Caputo

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Public welfare -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Federal aid to public welfare -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [623]-651) and index.

      StatementRichard K. Caputo.
      SeriesFederal responses to people in need ;, v. 2
      LC ClassificationsHV95 .C335 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination670 p. ;
      Number of Pages670
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1431586M
      ISBN 100819193984
      LC Control Number93043063

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