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Making the public schools work

Angelo John Lewis

Making the public schools work

urban education in the "80s

by Angelo John Lewis

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Published by Educational Testing Service in Princeton, N. J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban Education

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    Statementby Angelo John Lewis
    SeriesFOCUS -- 9
    ContributionsEducational Testing Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[24] p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26572700M

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