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Americans volunteer, 1985

Independent Sector (Firm).

Americans volunteer, 1985

an Independent Sector summary report.

by Independent Sector (Firm).

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Published by Independent Sector in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voluntarism -- Surveys.,
  • Public opinion polls.,
  • Volunteers -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreStatistics.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16592255M

    Annotation Each volume in this new series presents original scholarly biographies of more than notable Americans. Articles range from 1, to 6, words, contain a photo of the individual, and provide a concise summary of achievements. Also detailed wherever possible, are family members; educational background; names of spouses and marriage and divorce dates; addresses of .   The Mohawk Indian reservation at Caughnawaga, just south of Montreal, produced about 25 Vietnam veterans - and 20 more Vietnam-era veterans who served elsewhere - .


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All of these men risked their lives, but most men discharged in good health received nothing in return other than personal satisfaction for service faithfully performed.

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