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America"s schools

America"s schools

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Published by American Academy of Arts and Sciences in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Secondary -- United States,
  • Public schools -- United States,
  • Private schools -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDaedalus
    StatementRobert Coles ... [et al.]
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 176 p. ;
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14430094M

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