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transmission of American culture.

George Dearborn Spindler

transmission of American culture.

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Teaching.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- Study and teaching.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThe Burton lecture,, 1957
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1033 .S8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p.
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6270712M
      LC Control Number59007662
      OCLC/WorldCa180161

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