|Statement||Kenneth W. Thompson, Barbara R. Fogel.|
|Series||Praeger special studies in international economics and development|
|Contributions||Fogel, Barbara R., joint author., Danner, Helen E., International Council for Educational Development.|
|LC Classifications||LC2605 .T45|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. ;|
|LC Control Number||76014474|
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