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5 edition of They can"t go home again found in the catalog.

They can"t go home again

the story of America"s political refugees

by Richard L. Killmer

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by [United Church Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • United States,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Americans -- Canada.,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters.,
    • Canada -- Emigration and immigration.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Richard L. Killmer, Robert S. Lecky [and] Debrah S. Wiley. With an introd. by Edward I. Koch.
      ContributionsLecky, Robert S., joint author., Wiley, Debrah S., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1035.A5 K5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination118 p.
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4917204M
      ISBN 100829801995
      LC Control Number76153456
      OCLC/WorldCa146444

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