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Children, Inc.: The Post-War "Administration" of the Whole Child Life of One Baltic State in Its Critical Period. A Factual Narrative

By: Orbison, Thomas J.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, The Stratford Company: (c.1933)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17936

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good in Good dj


[solid book, some shelfwear to bottom edge, light bumping at several corners, minor soiling to top page edges, one-time owner's signature on ffep; jacket edgeworn and lightly soiled, a bit faded at spine, some shallow chipping (mostly to rear panel) and a few small tears]. (B&W photographs) The story of American relief activities in Latvia in the immediate aftermath of the First World War, with particular focus on the efforts devoted to child welfare. The author was the Chief of the Latvian Section of the American Relief Administration, headed by future president Herbert Hoover (who contribu... View more info