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knowledge most worth having

knowledge most worth having

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Wayne C. Booth
    ContributionsBooth, Wayne C., Chicago. University. College
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB"7"K73
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 212 p
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21163688M
    LC Control Number66-23684


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