4 edition of Fighting poverty from the street found in the catalog.
Fighting poverty from the street
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60-68).
|Series||Thailand series / Informal Economy, Poverty, and Employment -- no. 1|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||83 p. :|
|Number of Pages||83|
|ISBN 10||9221187365, 9221187373|
|ISBN 10||9789221187363, 9789221187370|
|LC Control Number||2007318254|
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