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Stoking the fire of democracy

our generation"s introduction to community organizing

by Stephen Noble Smith

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Published by ACTA Publications in Skokie, IL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementStephen Noble Smith
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM766 .S645 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination123 p. ;
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24382932M
ISBN 109780879464141
LC Control Number2009933087

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