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educational history of the American people

Adolphe Erich Meyer

educational history of the American people

by Adolphe Erich Meyer

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [421]-477.

    Statement[by] Adolphe E. Meyer.
    SeriesFoundations in education, McGraw-Hill series in education
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA205 .M54 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination489 p.
    Number of Pages489
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17760414M

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