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Published by Aberdeen University Press in [Aberdeen, Grampian] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Rural -- Scotland.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 211-215.

      StatementDiana Forsythe ... [et al.].
      ContributionsForsythe, Diana.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5148.G72 S367 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3275780M
      ISBN 100080303625, 0080284795
      LC Control Number83198834

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