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Published by Longman in (Harlow) .
Written in English

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StatementTeaching History Research Group ; edited by Christopher Portal.
ContributionsPortal, Christopher., Teaching History Research Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination68p. :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21545618M
ISBN 100582060435

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