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Riots in the city an addendum to the McCone Commission Report. by Audrey Rawitscher

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Published by National Association of Social Workers, Los Angeles Area Chapter in Los Angeles .
Written in English



  • California,
  • Los Angeles.,
  • United States.


  • Public welfare -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • Riots -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 23-24.

ContributionsBoskin, Joseph., Feldman, Frances Lomas.
LC ClassificationsHV99.L7 R3
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 73 p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5531007M
LC Control Number67006365

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