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Washington DC: Chamber of Commerce of the United States, 1950. Pamphlet. 60, [1]p., stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, date penned on verso of front wrap else very good condition.
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image of Christians and Muslims in Ottoman Cyprus and the Mediterranean World, 1571-1640

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New York: New York University Press, 1993. xi, 428p., illustrated with a single line map and plenty of tables; hardcover in light grey cloth boards titled black (series design), an immaculate clean copy. FYI, item was not issued with any dust jacket, NY University studies in Near Eastern civilization number XVIII.
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The Fight to Save Social Security: A critical moment in defense of working-class interests

by Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism

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2005
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New York: Committees of Correspondence Education Fund, 2005. Pamphlet. 24p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, else very good condition with form letter thanking supporters laid in.
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Washington DC: [Children's March For Survival], 1972. 1.75 inch pin, couple small spots. Issued to promote the march opposing Nixon's welfare policies.
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image of Relief and work standards. Containing H.R. 11186,  The Marcantonio Relief and Work Projects Standard Bill and an introduction by Herbert Benjamin

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New York: National Joint Action Committee for Genuine Social Insurance, 1936. Pamphlet. 30p., wraps a bit worn and stained, else good condition, 5x7.25 inches.
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image of The myth of neighbourhood mutual help.  The contemporary Chinese community-based welfare system in Guanzhou

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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1993. Paperback. xii, 266p., wraps edge worn, minor handling wear else good condition.
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Striking out, trade unionism in social work

by Joyce, Paul, Paul Corrigan and Mike Hayes

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Published
1988
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9780333388167
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London: Macmillan Education, 1988. Paperback. xi, 291p., wraps, very good condition. Critical texts in social work and the welfare state. "[F]irst book-length account of the development of social work trade unionism in Britain" - blurb on rear wrap.
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image of March Against Hunger / Stop Welfare Cuts / For Bread, Work_Justice / March 1, '97 - Oakland [pinback button]

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Oakland: n.pub, 1997. 2.25 inch diameter pin, very good.
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The Fight to Save Social Security: A critical moment in defense of working-class interests

by Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism

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2005
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New York: Committees of Correspondence Education Fund, 2005. Pamphlet. 24p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, rear wrap lightly soiled else very good condition.
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Skid Row, U.S.A.

by Harris, Sara

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Published
1956
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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1956. Hardcover. 285p., first edition, previous owner's inscription on front blank paste down, edge worn dj with price intact (but crossed out with reduced price written in by hand).
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image of The Townsend Plan of old age revolving pensions: a national movement for permanent recovery

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Washington DC: Old Age Revolving Pensions, Ltd, 1935. 4-page leaflet, 3.5x6.25 inches, very good. The Townsend Plan was a precursor to what eventually took shape as Social Security.
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image of Amendments to constitution and proposed statutes with arguments respecting same to be submitted to the electors of the State of California at the general election on Tuesday, November 7, 1922

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Sacramento: California State Printing Office, 1922. Paperback. 144p., 5.75x8.5 inches, newsprint set in smallpoint double columns, very good first edition paper booklet of 9 gatherings side stapled (exposed signature folds), staples still gleam but paperstock is very toned and beginning to be fragile. Slightest edgewear, a line of light dust-soil, a very good copy. Note that "Proposed changes… Read more
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image of Heritage and hope; a history of the Protestant, Anglican_Orthodox Church Movement in San Francisco on the occasion of the 75th Anniversary Year (1978 - 1979) of the San Francisco Council of Churches

Heritage and hope; a history of the Protestant, Anglican & Orthodox Church Movement in San Francisco on the occasion of the 75th Anniversary Year (1978 - 1979) of the San Francisco Council of Churches

by Helton, Helen E. and Norman E. Leach, editors, David T. Cross, Lynne E. Hodges, Mary G Hutchins, Carol G. Wilson, contributors

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Published
1979
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San Francisco: San Francisco Council of Churches, 1979. 336p., 8.5x11 inches, illustrated endpapers, editor's preface, foreword, index of churches, directory, supporters, illustrated with photos, drawings and facsimile documents, very good first edition stated in heavy blue-leatherette and gilt. Find Bishop Pike material, records of the many African American churches in the city, a few Asian American churches, and of… Read more
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image of Come out the wilderness; the story of East Harlem Protestant parish, drawings by Joseph Papin

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1962. Hardcover. ix, 220p., photos and sketches in text, first edition in clothbacked boards and dust jacket. Lower corner-tips of casing are slightly turned and the dj is lightly worn with fading to spine title. Otherwise sound and quite clean and unmarked.
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image of The role of wages in a great society; stressing minimum - wage gains to help the working poor

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Washington: Conference on Economic Progress, 1966. Paperback. 114p., wraps slightly soiled and chipped at the foot of the spine else very good condition.
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image of The burden of unemployment; a study of unemployment relief measures in fifteen American cities, 1921-1922

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New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1923. Hardcover. 260p., received stamp and "From the Russell Sage Foundation" tipped in on front blank end paper else very good condition, first edition.
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Trends in relief expenditures, 1910-1935

by Geddes, Anne E.

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Published
1937
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Washington: GPO, 1937. Paperback. xv, 117p., wraps with minor wear else very good condition. Works Progress Administration. Division of Social Research. Research monograph 10.
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Comparative study of rural relief and non-relief households

by McCormick, Thomas C.

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Published
1935
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Washington: Works Progress Administration, 1935. xiii, 141p., wraps, contemporary owner's name and inscription on front wrap. Works Progress Administration. Research monograph, no. 2.
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