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lay view of some of the problems of higher education

Mark Eisner

lay view of some of the problems of higher education

by Mark Eisner

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Published by The Dial press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mark Eisner ... with an introduction by Dean William F. Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2321 .E5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6347820M
    LC Control Number37000510
    OCLC/WorldCa2168446

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