Women teachers in the twentieth century in England and Wales
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Published by NFER in Windsor .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • England.,
  • Wales.


  • Women teachers -- England.,
  • Women teachers -- Wales.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Geoffrey Partington.
LC ClassificationsLB2837 .P28
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 107 p. ;
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4954969M
ISBN 100856331007
LC Control Number76383267

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