The legal aspect of the juvenile court monograph prepared for the Children"s Bureau by Bernard Flexner

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At head of title: U.S. Department of Labor. Children"s Bureau.

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Statementby Bernard Flexner and Reuben Oppenheimer.
SeriesBureau publication / United States Department of Labor, Children"s Bureau -- no. 99, Bureau publication (United States. Children"s Bureau) -- no. 99.
ContributionsOppenheimer, Reuben, b. 1897.
LC ClassificationsHV9091 .F63
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. ;
Number of Pages42
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Open LibraryOL22966322M

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