Andrew Vachss

Andrew Vachss

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Andrew Henry Vachss is an American crime fiction author, child protection consultant, and attorney exclusively representing children and youths. He is also a founder and national advisory board member of PROTECT: The National Association to Protect Children. Vachss' last name rhymes with "tax." He is a native New Yorker. Before becoming a lawyer, Vachss held many front-line positions in child protection. He was a federal investigator in sexually transmitted diseases, and a New York City social-services caseworker. He worked in Biafra, entering the war zone just before the fall of the country. There he worked to find a land route to bring donated food and medical supplies across the border after the seaports were blocked and Red Cross airlifts banned by the Nigerian government; however, all attempts ultimately failed, resulting in rampant starvationshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134919020
  • 9786134919029