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Wartime college training programs of the armed services

Herge, Henry C.

Wartime college training programs of the armed services

by Herge, Henry C.

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Published by American Council on Education in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soldiers,
  • Education, Non-military

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 211-214.

    Statementby Henry C. Herge, with chapters on special phases by Sidney L. Pressey [and others] for the Commission on Implications of Armed Services Educational Programs
    ContributionsAmerican Council on Education. Commission on Implications of Armed Services Educational Programs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU716 .H45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 214 p.
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24899925M
    LC Control Number48008379
    OCLC/WorldCa607387

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