Improving reading ability
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Improving reading ability a manual for college students by James Bart Stroud

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English


  • Reading (Higher education)

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] James B. Stroud, Robert B. Ammons [and] Henry A. Bamman.
LC ClassificationsLB2365.R4 S75 1956
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p.
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6197059M
LC Control Number56005194

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