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New universities in the modern world

Murray G. Ross

New universities in the modern world

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Published by Macmillan, St. Martin"s P. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges -- Administration.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Murray G. Ross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2341 .R6 1966
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 190 p.
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5982476M
    LC Control Number66011640
    OCLC/WorldCa978320

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