Yale: A History (The Yale Scene: University Series)

by Brooks Mather Kelley

Publisher: Yale University Press

Written in English
Published: Pages: 608 Downloads: 636
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Subjects:

  • Social history,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • USA,
  • Education / History
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages608
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9615060M
ISBN 100300016360
ISBN 109780300016369

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