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Education and the urban child

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Published by Liverpool University Press in [Liverpool] .
Written in English

  • Education

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesSocial research series
    LC ClassificationsLC5136 G72 L55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27302822M

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