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Vital issues in American education

Alice Von Bauer Crow

Vital issues in American education

by Alice Von Bauer Crow

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Alice and Lester D. Crow.
      SeriesBantam matrix editions
      ContributionsCrow, Lester Donald, 1897- joint ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA210 .C69
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 308 p.
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5919885M
      LC Control Number64023662
      OCLC/WorldCa1111928

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