Universities in transition.

by H. C. Dent

Publisher: Cohen & West in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 176 Downloads: 379
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  • Great Britain.

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  • Universities and colleges -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA637 .D4
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5842332M
LC Control Number61065034
OCLC/WorldCa2186106

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