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Published by Commonwealth Secretariat in London .
Written in English


  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Commonwealth of Nations.

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Edition Notes

SeriesEducation in the Commonwealth, 10, Education in the Commonwealth
LC ClassificationsQA 135.5 T13 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p.
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18524622M
ISBN 100850920906

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