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Schools, how parents can make a difference by Ethel L. Herr

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Published by Moody Press in Chicago .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Home and school -- United States.,
  • Christian education of children -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 167-177.

Statementby Ethel Herr.
LC ClassificationsLC225.3 .H47
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4265122M
ISBN 100802411630
LC Control Number81011034

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