public library -- a people"s university by Johnson, Alvin Saunders

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Published by American association for adult education in New York .

Written in English

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  • Public services (Libraries),
  • Adult education.

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Book details

Statementby Alvin Johnson.
SeriesStudies in the social significance of adult education in the United States,, 9
LC ClassificationsZ711.2 .J67
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 85 p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6369579M
LC Control Number38012088

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