Latin-American universities and special schools by Edgar Ewing Brandon

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  • Universities and colleges -- Latin America.

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Statementby Edgar Ewing Brandon.
SeriesBulletin / United States Bureau of Education -- 1912, no. 30, Bulletin (United States. Office of Education) -- 1912, no. 30.
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Pagination153 p. :
Number of Pages153
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