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The public schools.

Humphry Berkeley

The public schools.

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Published by Conservative Political Centre .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesConservative & Unionist Party. Political Centre. News and views series
The Physical Object
Pagination34p.,ill.,17cm
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19275003M


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