Domestic violence, prevention and services hearings before the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, held in Washington, D.C., on July 10, 11, 1979. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Subcommittee on Select Education.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .E373 1979a
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Number of Pages550
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