Education and the American Indian
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Education and the American Indian The Road to Self-Determination Since 1928 by Margaret Connell Szasz

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Published by Univ of New Mexico Pr .
Written in English


  • History,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8166621M
ISBN 100826304680
ISBN 109780826304681

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