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Nineteenth Century Self-Help in Education

T. B. Graham

Nineteenth Century Self-Help in Education

Mutual Improvement Societies (Nottingham Studies in the Theory and Practice of the Educati)

by T. B. Graham

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Published by Dept. of Adult Education University of Nottin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books & Reading,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages2
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8288386M
    ISBN 100902031910
    ISBN 109780902031913

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