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5 edition of Better giving found in the catalog.

Better giving

the new needs of American philanthropy

by George G. Kirstein

  • 192 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Houghton-Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Endowments -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge G. Kirstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV91 .K53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 196 p. ;
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5191822M
      ISBN 100395207118
      LC Control Number75012562


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