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Thirst: A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the  World By Scott Harrison, Lisa Sweetingham (Contributions by) Cover Image
Thirst: A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the World (Hardcover) By Scott Harrison, Lisa Sweetingham (Contributions by) $27.00
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Poverty, by America By Matthew Desmond Cover Image
Poverty, by America (Hardcover) By Matthew Desmond $28.00
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Poverty, by America By Matthew Desmond Cover Image
Poverty, by America (Paperback) By Matthew Desmond $20.00
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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City By Matthew Desmond Cover Image
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (Paperback) By Matthew Desmond $18.99
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Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O'Connell's urgent mission to bring healing to homeless people By Tracy Kidder Cover Image
Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O'Connell's urgent mission to bring healing to homeless people (Paperback) By Tracy Kidder $22.00
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Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O'Connell's urgent mission to bring healing to homeless people By Tracy Kidder Cover Image
Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O'Connell's urgent mission to bring healing to homeless people (Hardcover) By Tracy Kidder $30.00 Email or call for price
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive By Stephanie Land, Barbara Ehrenreich (Foreword by) Cover Image
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive (Paperback) By Stephanie Land, Barbara Ehrenreich (Foreword by) $18.99
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Homelessness in the Classroom By Kerri Tobin, Brandy Gros (Conductor) Cover Image
Homelessness in the Classroom (Paperback) By Kerri Tobin, Brandy Gros (Conductor) $48.59
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When We Walk By: Forgotten Humanity, Broken Systems, and the Role We Can Each Play in Ending Homelessness in America By Kevin F. Adler, Donald W. Burnes, Amanda Banh (With), Andrijana Bilbija (With) Cover Image
When We Walk By: Forgotten Humanity, Broken Systems, and the Role We Can Each Play in Ending Homelessness in America (Paperback) By Kevin F. Adler, Donald W. Burnes, Amanda Banh (With), Andrijana Bilbija (With) $19.95
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The Injustice of Place: Uncovering the Legacy of Poverty in America By Kathryn J. Edin, H. Luke Shaefer, Timothy J. Nelson Cover Image
The Injustice of Place: Uncovering the Legacy of Poverty in America (Hardcover) By Kathryn J. Edin, H. Luke Shaefer, Timothy J. Nelson $29.99
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Free: Two Years, Six Lives, and the Long Journey Home By Lauren Kessler Cover Image
Free: Two Years, Six Lives, and the Long Journey Home (Hardcover) By Lauren Kessler $26.99
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Grace Can Lead Us Home: A Christian Call to End Homelessness By Kevin Nye, Terence Lester (Foreword by) Cover Image
Grace Can Lead Us Home: A Christian Call to End Homelessness (Paperback) By Kevin Nye, Terence Lester (Foreword by) $18.99
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Nickel and Dimed (20th Anniversary Edition): On (Not) Getting By in America By Barbara Ehrenreich Cover Image
Nickel and Dimed (20th Anniversary Edition): On (Not) Getting By in America (Paperback) By Barbara Ehrenreich $18.99
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The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration By Jake Bittle Cover Image
The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration (Hardcover) By Jake Bittle $28.99
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Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City (Pulitzer Prize Winner) By Andrea Elliott Cover Image
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City (Pulitzer Prize Winner) (Paperback) By Andrea Elliott $20.00
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If You See Them: Young, Unhoused, and Alone in America By Vicki Sokolik Cover Image
If You See Them: Young, Unhoused, and Alone in America (Hardcover) By Vicki Sokolik $30.00
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Trash: A Poor White Journey By Cedar Monroe, Liz Theoharis (Foreword by) Cover Image
Trash: A Poor White Journey (Hardcover) By Cedar Monroe, Liz Theoharis (Foreword by) $28.99
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The Hungry Season: A Journey of War, Love, and Survival By Lisa M. Hamilton Cover Image
The Hungry Season: A Journey of War, Love, and Survival (Hardcover) By Lisa M. Hamilton $30.00
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Homelessness Is a Housing Problem: How Structural Factors Explain U.S. Patterns By Gregg Colburn, Clayton Page Aldern Cover Image
Homelessness Is a Housing Problem: How Structural Factors Explain U.S. Patterns (Paperback) By Gregg Colburn, Clayton Page Aldern $38.34
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity By Katherine Boo Cover Image
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity (Paperback) By Katherine Boo $18.00
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Live to See the Day: Coming of Age in American Poverty By Nikhil Goyal Cover Image
Live to See the Day: Coming of Age in American Poverty (Hardcover) By Nikhil Goyal $29.99
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A Paradise of Small Houses: The Evolution, Devolution, and Potential Rebirth of Urban Housing By Max Podemski Cover Image
A Paradise of Small Houses: The Evolution, Devolution, and Potential Rebirth of Urban Housing (Hardcover) By Max Podemski $29.95
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Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis By J. D. Vance Cover Image
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis (Paperback) By J. D. Vance $17.99
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Poverty, by America By Matthew Desmond Cover Image
Poverty, by America (Large Print / Paperback) By Matthew Desmond $30.00
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The Meth Lunches: Food and Longing in an American City By Kim Foster Cover Image
The Meth Lunches: Food and Longing in an American City (Hardcover) By Kim Foster $30.00
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Excluded: How Snob Zoning, NIMBYism, and Class Bias Build the Walls We Don't See By Richard D. Kahlenberg Cover Image
Excluded: How Snob Zoning, NIMBYism, and Class Bias Build the Walls We Don't See (Hardcover) By Richard D. Kahlenberg $30.00
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The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration By Jake Bittle Cover Image
The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration (Paperback) By Jake Bittle $18.99
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A Place Called Home: A Memoir By David Ambroz Cover Image
A Place Called Home: A Memoir (Hardcover) By David Ambroz $30.00 Email or call for price
Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty By Abhijit V. Banerjee, Esther Duflo Cover Image
Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty (Paperback) By Abhijit V. Banerjee, Esther Duflo $18.99
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White Poverty: How Exposing Myths About Race and Class Can Reconstruct American Democracy By William J. Barber, II, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove (With) Cover Image
White Poverty: How Exposing Myths About Race and Class Can Reconstruct American Democracy (Hardcover) By William J. Barber, II, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove (With) $22.99
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Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth By Sarah Smarsh Cover Image
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth (Paperback) By Sarah Smarsh $17.00
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I Wasn't Supposed to Be Here: Finding My Voice, Finding My People, Finding My Way By Jonathan Conyers Cover Image
I Wasn't Supposed to Be Here: Finding My Voice, Finding My People, Finding My Way (Hardcover) By Jonathan Conyers $30.00
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Downeast: Five Maine Girls and the Unseen Story of Rural America By Gigi Georges Cover Image
Downeast: Five Maine Girls and the Unseen Story of Rural America (Paperback) By Gigi Georges $17.99
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When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself By Steve Corbett, Brian Fikkert, John Perkins (Foreword by), David Platt (Foreword by) Cover Image
When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself (Paperback) By Steve Corbett, Brian Fikkert, John Perkins (Foreword by), David Platt (Foreword by) $15.99
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The Myth That Made Us: How False Beliefs about Racism and Meritocracy Broke Our Economy (and How to Fix  It) By Jeff Fuhrer Cover Image
The Myth That Made Us: How False Beliefs about Racism and Meritocracy Broke Our Economy (and How to Fix It) (Hardcover) By Jeff Fuhrer $34.95
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10th Anniversary Edition The Life You Can Save: How To Do Your Part To End World Poverty By Peter Singer Cover Image
10th Anniversary Edition The Life You Can Save: How To Do Your Part To End World Poverty (Paperback) By Peter Singer $19.95
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Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive By Stephanie Land, Barbara Ehrenreich (Foreword by) Cover Image
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive (Hardcover) By Stephanie Land, Barbara Ehrenreich (Foreword by) $36.00
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Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor By Virginia Eubanks Cover Image
Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor (Paperback) By Virginia Eubanks $20.00
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Troop 6000: The Girl Scout Troop That Began in a Shelter and Inspired the World By Nikita Stewart Cover Image
Troop 6000: The Girl Scout Troop That Began in a Shelter and Inspired the World (Hardcover) By Nikita Stewart $27.00 Email or call for price
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City (Pulitzer Prize Winner) By Andrea Elliott Cover Image
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City (Pulitzer Prize Winner) (Hardcover) By Andrea Elliott $32.00 Email or call for price
Nonprofit Neighborhoods: An Urban History of Inequality and the American State (Historical Studies of Urban America) By Claire Dunning Cover Image
Nonprofit Neighborhoods: An Urban History of Inequality and the American State (Historical Studies of Urban America) (Paperback) By Claire Dunning $49.80
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Welcome Homeless: One Man's Journey of Discovering the Meaning of Home By Alan Graham, Lauren Hall (With) Cover Image
Welcome Homeless: One Man's Journey of Discovering the Meaning of Home (Paperback) By Alan Graham, Lauren Hall (With) $18.99
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Life Underground: Encounters with People Below the Streets of New York (Cosmopolitan Life) By Terry Williams Cover Image
Life Underground: Encounters with People Below the Streets of New York (Cosmopolitan Life) (Paperback) By Terry Williams $49.80 Email or call for price
The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor By David S. Landes Cover Image
The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor (Paperback) By David S. Landes $25.00
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Trespass: Portraits of Unhoused Life, Love, and Understanding By Kim Watson Cover Image
Trespass: Portraits of Unhoused Life, Love, and Understanding (Hardcover) By Kim Watson $29.99
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Life at the Bottom: The Worldview That Makes the Underclass By Theodore Dalrymple Cover Image
Life at the Bottom: The Worldview That Makes the Underclass (Paperback) By Theodore Dalrymple $16.95
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High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing By Ben Austen Cover Image
High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing (Paperback) By Ben Austen $17.99 Email or call for price
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis By J. D. Vance Cover Image
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis (Hardcover) By J. D. Vance $27.99
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