Public Lands of the United States for Education

Public Lands of the United States for Education : Taken from the Annual Report for 1873 of W. H. Ruffner, Superintendent Public Instruction of Virginia (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Public Lands of the United States for Education: Taken From the Annual Report for 1873 of W. H. Ruffner, Superintendent Public Instruction of Virginia Of course, I do not object to having the top of society educated, but what house-wife is so foolish as to build the fire on the top of the big kettle. We must not neglect the poor and degraded - we dare not neglect them. Our energies are too much directed to the education of the upper classes. What we want is to put our schools under the bottom. Then we shall have such growth and strength among the now stunted and weak as shall make the heart of the world glad at the change. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 1mm | 45g
  • English
  • 13 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243086105
  • 9780243086108