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Published by Bookmakers Guild in Longmont, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Child welfare workers -- Malpractice -- United States.,
  • Child abuse -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementeditors, Wayne Holder and Kathleen Hayes.
ContributionsHolder, Wayne M., Hayes, Kathleen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF3735 .M35 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2874599M
ISBN 100917665023
LC Control Number84071635

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