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humanist imperative

Bede Hubbard

humanist imperative

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Published by Saskatchewan Library Association in [Regina .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and society

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bede Hubbard.
    SeriesMary Donaldson memorial lecture -- 1977
    ContributionsSaskatchewan Library Association.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 leaves :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19253009M


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