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Political science: an informal overview by Frank J. Sorauf

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Published by C. E. Merrill Books in Columbus, Ohio .
Written in English


  • Political science -- Study and teaching

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Statement[by] Francis J. Sorauf. Charles S. Hyneman, consultant. With a concluding chapter suggesting methods for elementary and secondary teachers, by Raymond H. Muessig and Vincent R. Rogers.
SeriesSocial science seminary series
LC ClassificationsJA88.U6 S6
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 115 p.
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5948881M
LC Control Number65021163

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