Teaching the subjects in social studies. by Evelyn Moore

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Published by Macmillan of Canada .

Written in English

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  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Teachers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Includes bibliographies.

Book details

GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsOwen, Edward E.
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p.
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14065356M

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