2 edition of The professions and higher education in America: a historical view found in the catalog.
The professions and higher education in America: a historical view
by University of California, Institute of Industrial Relations in Berkeley, Calif
Written in English
|Statement||by Samuel Haber|
|Series||California. University. Institute of Industrial Relations. Reprint -- no.382|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||280|
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