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7 edition of Where There"s Hope There"s Life, Women"s Stories of Homelessness and Survival found in the catalog.

Where There"s Hope There"s Life, Women"s Stories of Homelessness and Survival

by Anthony J. Gittins

  • 395 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Liguori Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian Life - Social Issues,
  • Religion & Spirituality,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Socialissues,
  • Christianity,
  • Church work with the homeless,
  • Homelessness,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Religious life,
  • Women,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - Social Issues

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9878894M
    ISBN 100764814109
    ISBN 109780764814105
    OCLC/WorldCa66526990

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    could organize on her own. We separated the books into categories and each book is supposed to have a short note that describes an appropriate age range and other comments. Several topics are covered, though I don't know for sure if all the books are still in print or not. Hope that at least some may be helpful.” Table of Contents.   Wound Closure Manual The homeless across america could use these books one day maybe someday the country will get with the program. This life saving information is something more people should be reading and learning. Thank you for all of the information.


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