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The development and status of secondary school geography in the United States and Canada

William Leonard Mayo

The development and status of secondary school geography in the United States and Canada

Foreword by Preston E. James

by William Leonard Mayo

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Published in Ann Arbor, Mich., University Publishers, 1965 .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Geography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 207-224.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26573818M

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The development and status of secondary school geography in the United States and Canada by William Leonard Mayo Download PDF EPUB FB2

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the senior discipline at the universities; and the generally poor preparation of teachers in geography. Development and status of secondary school geography in the United States and Canada.

Ann Arbor, Mich., University Publishers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Leonard Mayo.

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