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Behind closed doors: Family violence in the home

hearing before the Subcommittee on Children, Family, Drugs and Alcoholism of the Committee on Labor ... first session ... July 9, 1991 (S. hrg)

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


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Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7367145M
ISBN 100160368936
ISBN 109780160368936
OCLC/WorldCa25028275

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