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Some suggestive features of the Swiss school system

W. K. Tate

Some suggestive features of the Swiss school system

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

  • Switzerland.
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    • Education -- Switzerland

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      Statementby William Knox Tate ...
      SeriesUnited States. Bureau of Education. Bulletin,, 1913, no. 56. Whole no. 567
      LC ClassificationsL111 .A6 1913, no. 56
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p.
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL245964M
      LC Control Numbere 14000297

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