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Susan Youngblood Ashmore. Carry It On: The War on Poverty and the Civil Rights Movement in Alabama, 1964-1972. University of Georgia Press. 2008. 398pp.

Noel A. Cazenave. Impossible Democracy: The Unlikely Success of the War on Poverty Community Action Programs. SUNY Press. 2007. 264pp.

Robert F. Clark. Victory Deferred: The War on Global Poverty (1945-2003). University Press of America. 2005. 243pp.

Robert F. Clark. The War on Poverty: History, Selected Programs, and Ongoing Impact. University Press of America. 2002. 354pp.

Karen Davis; Cathy Schoen. Health and the War on Poverty: A Ten-Year Appraisal. Brookings Institution. 1978. 230pp.

Neil Gilbert. Clients or Constituents: Community Action in the War on Poverty. Jossey-Bass. 1970. 192pp.

Michael L. Gillette. Launching the War on Poverty: An Oral History. Twayne. 1996. 409pp.

J. David Greenstone; Paul E. Peterson. Race and Authority in Urban Politics: Community Participation and the War on Poverty. University of Chicago Press. 1976. 392pp.

Thomas Kiffmeyer. Reformers to Radicals: The Appalachian Volunteers and the War on Poverty. University Press of Kentucky. 2008. 320pp.

Daniel Patrick Moynihan. Maximum Feasible Misunderstanding: Community Action in the War on Poverty. Free Press. 1969. 218pp.

Nancy A. Naples. Grassroots Warriors: Activist Mothering, Community Work, and the War on Poverty. Routledge. 1998. 285pp.

Marc Pilisuk; Phyllis Pilisuk. How We Lost the War on Poverty. Transaction Publishers. 1973. 338pp.

Jill Quadagno. The Color of Welfare: How Racism Undermined the War on Poverty. Oxford University Press. 1996. 272pp.

Judith Russell. Economics, Bureaucracy, and Race: How Keynesians Misguided the War on Poverty. Columbia University Press. 2003. 244pp.

Harold Silver; Pamela Silver. An Educational War on Poverty: American and British Policy-Making, 1960-1980. Cambridge University Press. 1991. 447pp.

David Zarefsky. President Johnson's War on Poverty: Rhetoric and History. University of Alabama Press. 1986. 275pp.

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