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"Extraordinarily affecting....A very important book....To read and remember the stories in this book, to take them to heart, is to be called as a witness."
THE BOSTON GLOBE
There is no safety net for the millions of heartbroken refugees from the American Dream, scattered helplessly in any city you can name. RACHEL AND HER CHILDREN is an unforgettable record for humanity, of the desperate voices of the men, women, and especially children, and their hourly struggle for survival, homeless in America.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780449903391
Subtitle:
Homeless Families in America
Author:
Kozel, Jonathan
Author:
Kozol, Jonathan
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Sociology - Urban
Subject:
Homelessness
Subject:
Homeless persons
Subject:
Poverty
Subject:
Poor
Subject:
Poor -- United States.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Ballantine Books ed., Bibliography: p. 249-252.
Series Volume:
Bd. 16
Publication Date:
January 1988
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
261
Dimensions:
9.20x6.15x.80 in. .68 lbs.

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