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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Office of Human Development Services in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Abused wives -- Services for -- United States.,
  • Wife abuse.

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Edition Notes

Statement[prepared by] the Colorado Association for Aid to Battered Women.
SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (OHDS) 79-05708.
ContributionsUnited States. Office of Human Development Services., Colorado Association for Aid to Battered Women.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 146 p. :
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17651594M

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