Suggested readings in the literatures of Africa, China, India, Japan. by New York (N.Y.). Board of Education.

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SeriesCurriculum bulletin ;, 1967-68 ser., no. 13, Curriculum series (New York, N.Y.) ;, 1967-68 ser., no. 13.
LC ClassificationsLB1563 .N57 1967-68, no. 13
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p.
Number of Pages124
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Open LibraryOL5599722M
LC Control Number68005913

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