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The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives 1st Edition

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ISBN-10: 1568587260
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  • Hardcover: 368 pages
  • Publisher: Nation Books; 1 edition (September 10, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1568587260
  • ISBN-13: 978-1568587264
  • Product Dimensions: 1.5 x 6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 56 customer reviews
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