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Rachel and her children: homeless families in America

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"Extraordinarily affecting....A very important book....To read and remember the stories in this book, to take them to heart, is to be called as a witness." THE BOSTON GLOBE There is no safety net for the millions of heartbroken refugees from the American Dream, scattered helplessly in any city you can name. RACHEL AND HER CHILDREN is an unforgettable record for humanity, of the desperate voices of the men, women, and especially children, and their hourly struggle for survival, homeless in America.
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051756730
9780449903391
9780307764195
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"Extraordinarily affecting....A very important book....To read and remember the stories in this book, to take them to heart, is to be called as a witness."
THE BOSTON GLOBE
There is no safety net for the millions of heartbroken refugees from the American Dream, scattered helplessly in any city you can name. RACHEL AND HER CHILDREN is an unforgettable record for humanity, of the desperate voices of the men, women, and especially children, and their hourly struggle for survival, homeless in America.

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subject_facet Homeless persons -- United States, Poor -- United States
title_display Rachel and her children : homeless families in America
title_full Rachel and Her Children Homeless Families in America, Rachel and her children : homeless families in America / Jonathan Kozol
title_short Rachel and her children :
title_sub homeless families in America
topic_facet Homeless persons, Nonfiction, Poor, Sociology