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Rural schools and the war by National Education Association of the United States. Dept. of Rural Education. Commission on Rural Education and the War

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Published by The Dept. of rural education, National education association of the United States in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Rural schools -- United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Schools

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Edition Notes

Statementsponsored by the Commission on rural education and the war, edited by Frank W. Cyr
ContributionsCyr, Frank William, 1900-
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14720402M
LC Control Number44047094

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