By Dwight F. Burlingame
A landmark three-volume reference paintings documenting philanthropy and the nonprofit quarter all through American heritage, edited by way of the field's most generally famous authority.
• Over two hundred A–Z entries on humans, occasions, companies, and ideas in U.S. philanthropic history
• approximately 2 hundred contributors―distinguished students from a number of disciplines
• Over seventy five fundamental resource records from the terrible legislation of 1601 to excerpts from the Filer fee document of 1975
• Chronology of vital occasions in philanthropic history
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