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Published by Society for Developmental Education in Peterborough, NH .
Written in English


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ContributionsSociety for Developmental Education.
LC ClassificationsLB1029.N6 M75 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination190, 14 p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1509223M
ISBN 100962738964
LC Control Number93191076

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