An analysis of the financial condition of private colleges
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An analysis of the financial condition of private colleges

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Published .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 69186
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 153 l.
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1368419M
LC Control Number92895716

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