1 edition of history of national service in America found in the catalog.
history of national service in America
1994 by Center for Political Leadership and Participation, University of Maryland at College Park in College Park, MD .
Written in English
|Statement||Peter Shapiro, editor|
|Contributions||Shapiro, Peter, University of Maryland at College Park. Center for Political Leadership and Participation, Corporation for National and Community Service (U.S.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 142 p. :|
|Number of Pages||142|
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