Charles W. Eliot"s views on college education in the light of present trends
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Charles W. Eliot"s views on college education in the light of present trends by Fisher, Raymond Henry

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Written in English


  • Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926.,
  • Education -- Philosophy.,
  • Universities and colleges.,
  • Education, Higher.

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Statementby Raymond Henry Fisher ...
LC ClassificationsLS2148.1869 .F5
The Physical Object
Pagination[7] p.
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Open LibraryOL6342281M
LC Control Number36022496

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