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International Voluntary Work (International Directory of Voluntary Work)

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Published by Vacation-Work .
Written in English


  • Charities & voluntary services,
  • Directories,
  • Living & working abroad,
  • Career Development,
  • Job Finding,
  • Social Science,
  • Careers / Job Opportunities,
  • Sociology,
  • Travel,
  • Special Interest - Business Travel,
  • Volunteer Work

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8990139M
ISBN 101854583549
ISBN 109781854583543

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