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Reform in education

James D. Koerner

Reform in education

England and the United States

by James D. Koerner

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Great Britain -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James D. Koerner.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23819658M

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