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In search of America"s best nonprofits

by Richard Steckel

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass Publishers in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Charities -- United States,
    • Nonprofit organizations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRichard Steckel, Jennifer Lehman.
      ContributionsLehman, Jennifer, 1958-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV91 .S648 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL674843M
      ISBN 100787903353
      LC Control Number97021018
      OCLC/WorldCa36922435

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