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Games as learning tools a guide for effective use by Dorothy D. Sullivan

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Published by Instructo/McGraw-Hill in Paoli, Pa .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementDorothy D. Sullivan, Beth Davey, Dolores P. Dickerson.
ContributionsDavey, Beth, joint author., Dickerson, Dolores P., joint author.
LC ClassificationsLB1029.G3 S94
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 156 p. :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4544774M
ISBN 100070820597
LC Control Number77012424

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