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Prisoners' Assistance Directory

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65 pages
This directory lists sources of prisoner assistance, including national, State, local, and international organizations and sources of miscellaneous assistance.
The national organizations related to corrections and legal issues, AIDS, capital punishment, homosexuals, juveniles, religious issues, military veterans, members of the military services, and women. The listing for each national, State, local, and international organization includes its name, contact person, address, telephone number, and a summary of services. The list of sources of miscellaneous assistance includes an annotated bibliography of books, manuals, fact sheets, and other publications; a list of newsletters and journals; information about the photoduplication service of the Library of Congress; and two sources of college-level equivalency examinations.