Pursuit of understanding autobiography of an education by Esther Cloudman Dunn

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Published by Macmillan Company in New York .

Written in English

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  • Education -- United States.

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Statement[by] Esther Cloudman Dunn ...
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LC ClassificationsLA2317.D627 A3
The Physical Object
Paginationviii p., 1l., 229 p.
Number of Pages229
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Open LibraryOL6485342M
LC Control Number45009896
OCLC/WorldCa756933

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