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Rights of children to literature of their ethnic origin - 1979

Saskatchewan Library Trustees" Association.

Rights of children to literature of their ethnic origin - 1979

a brief presented to the Government of Saskatchewan

by Saskatchewan Library Trustees" Association.

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Published by The Association] in [Craik .
Written in English

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  • Libraries and state -- Saskatchewan.

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    Statementby the Saskatchewan Library Trustees" Association.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 leaves.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21669140M

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