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History in the Sixth Form and in higher education

History in the Sixth Form and in higher education

report of a conference held on Friday, January 3rd, 1969, at the Institute of Education, University of London.

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Published by Historical Association in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • History -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUniversity of London. Institute of Education., Historical Association (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD16.4.G7 H5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination16 p.
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5513690M
      ISBN 100852780044
      LC Control Number73431094
      OCLC/WorldCa46928

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