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2 edition of Report of the Commission on the Teaching of Geography in Schools. found in the catalog.

Report of the Commission on the Teaching of Geography in Schools.

International Geographical Union. Commission on the Teaching of Geography in Schools.

Report of the Commission on the Teaching of Geography in Schools.

by International Geographical Union. Commission on the Teaching of Geography in Schools.

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Published by Office of the Secretary-Treasurer, International Geographical Union, Twentieth Century Fund in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geography -- Study and teaching.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG73 .I66 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4493179M
    LC Control Number79323188

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