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Certain scholars of Wales

R. Brinley Jones

Certain scholars of Wales

the Welsh experience in education

by R. Brinley Jones

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Published by Drovers Press in Llanwdra .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography : p82-84. - Includes index.

StatementR. Brinley Jones.
The Physical Object
Pagination92p. ;
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17216100M
ISBN 100950890324
OCLC/WorldCa20168176

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