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History of commercial education in the Boston public schools

by Ruth Weaver Towle

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.)--Boston University, 1934.

The Physical Object
Pagination82 p.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25614574M

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