Embattled university. Edited by Stephen R. Graubard & Geno A. Ballotti.

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .

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  • Universities and colleges -- United States.,
  • Education, Higher -- United States -- 1965-

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Other titlesDaedalus
SeriesThe Daedalus library
ContributionsGraubard, Stephen Richards,, Ballotti, Geno A.,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA227.3 E44 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination451p.
Number of Pages451
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Open LibraryOL17365424M

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