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nature of a liberal college

Henry Merritt Wriston

nature of a liberal college

by Henry Merritt Wriston

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Published by Lawrence College Press in Appleton, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Universities and colleges -- United States,
    • Education, Higher

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Henry M. Wriston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2321 .W75
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx p., 1l., 177p.
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6359436M
      LC Control Number37027245
      OCLC/WorldCa769410

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