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Workers education in the United States, 1929-1933.

Workers Education Bureau of America. Executive Committee.

Workers education in the United States, 1929-1933.

Report of the executive committee to the seventh National convention, Workers Education Bureau of America, Washington, D.C., October 3 and 4 1933.

by Workers Education Bureau of America. Executive Committee.

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Published by Workers Education Bureau of America in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Working class -- Education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNational Conference on Workers" Education in the United States (7th : 1933 : Washington, D.C.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 48 numb. l.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14077956M
    OCLC/WorldCa28986691

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