6 edition of The devaluing of America found in the catalog.
Originally published: New York : Summit Books, c1992.
|Statement||William J. Bennett|
|LC Classifications||HM216 .B3 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||267 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||267|
|LC Control Number||93038288|
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