Houses and the people who live in them
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Houses and the people who live in them a study of the housing conditions of 140 families by Family Society of Philadelphia, Inc.

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Published by Family Welfare Association of America in [New York .
Written in English



  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia.


  • Housing -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.,
  • Poor -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.

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Edition Notes

Statementreport of a board and staff committee of the Family Society of Philadelphia.
LC ClassificationsHD7304.P5 F3
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 38 p.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6338923M
LC Control Number36015174

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While the text of the book is not particularly inspiring, it is an introduction to the different ways some people live around the world. My daughter is not yet two but she loves Ann Morris' entire series of books and likes to identify things in each photograph. We use the books to discuss differences and similarities between how we and others live/5(32). Stars Other People's Houses is just that a look into the houses of the people you call neighbours, you may live beside these people all your life, have duelling garage sales with them, organize carpool, your kids may even be best friends but at the end of the day are /5. "If You Lived Here: Houses of the World" by Giles Laroche is a nonfiction book describing all of the different types of houses from around the world. This book highlights multiculturalism and gives the reader a feel for what it would be like to live in that particular place and style of home/5. Fascinating! I seem to recall there are a number of examples in China, only the difference is the houses weren’t built out of spite, but people remain living in them in spite of the government wanting them to move out — sometimes with extreme consequences!

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