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Trajectories of despair

Trajectories of despair

misdiagnosis & maltreatment of Soviet orphans

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Published by Christian Solidarity International, Lady Cox Orphan Fund [distributor] in Zurich, Washington, Essex, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Orphans -- Soviet Union.,
    • Orphans -- Civil rights -- Soviet Union.,
    • Orphans -- Mental health -- Soviet Union.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Caroline Cox ; contributors, Caroline Cox ... [et al.].
      ContributionsCox, Caroline, 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV1212 .T73 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. :
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1300757M
      ISBN 101874286000
      LC Control Number92166006

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