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despised poor Newburgh"s war on welfare by Joseph P. Ritz

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English



  • New York (State),
  • Newburgh.


  • Public welfare -- New York (State) -- Newburgh.,
  • Mitchell, Joseph McDowell.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNewburgh"s war on welfare.
Statementby Joseph P. Ritz.
LC ClassificationsHV99.N68 R5
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 215 p.
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5992558M
LC Control Number66023787

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