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Crusade against ignorance

Thomas Jefferson

Crusade against ignorance

Thomas Jefferson on education

by Thomas Jefferson

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with an introduction and notes, by Gordon C. Lee.
    SeriesClassics in education -- 6
    ContributionsLee, Gordon Canfield, 1916-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB"695"J36"1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination167 p.
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21162596M
    LC Control Number61-10961

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