Education, Law and Public Schools

Education, Law and Public Schools : A Compendium

By (author) E.Gordon Gee , By (author) David J. Sperry

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  • Paperback | 552 pages
  • 187.96 x 228.6 x 20.32mm | 725.74g
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • ALLYN & BACON
  • Old Tappan
  • English
  • 5th
  • 0205060234
  • 9780205060238
  • 1,624,433

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