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University and humanity.

Richardson, Alan

University and humanity.

by Richardson, Alan

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Published by SCM Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humanism.,
  • Education -- Religious aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title page: Alan Richardson.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18615137M
    ISBN 100334017327

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