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Author Bremner, Robert H. (Robert Hamlett), 1917-2002.

Title American philanthropy / Robert H. Bremner.

Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1988.

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 UniM Bail  361.70973 BREM    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description xi, 291 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.
Series The Chicago history of American civilization.
Chicago history of American civilization.
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 237-265.
Summary In This revised and enlarged edition of his classic work, Robert H. Bremner provides a social history of American Philanthropy from colonial times to the present, showing the ways in which Americans have sought to do good in such fields as religion, education, humanitarian reform, social service, war relief, and foreign aid.
Subject Charities -- United States -- History.
Voluntarism -- United States -- History.
Philanthropists -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0226073246
0226073254 (paperback)