Education in Western Germany
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Education in Western Germany a post-war survey. by Hans Wenke

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Published by Library of Congress, Reference Dept., European Affairs Division in Washington .
Written in English



  • Germany


  • Education -- Germany -- 1945-

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ContributionsLibrary of Congress. European Affairs Division.
LC ClassificationsZ663.26 .E31
The Physical Object
Pagination102 p.
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6148161M
LC Control Number53060003

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