Discussion and debate. by Ewbank, Henry Lee

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts .

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  • Debates and debating,
  • Discussion

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ContributionsAuer, John Jeffery, 1913-
The Physical Object
Pagination492 p.
Number of Pages492
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Open LibraryOL15469807M
LC Control Number51002672

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