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Manual on book and library activities in developing countries

Stanley A. Barnett

Manual on book and library activities in developing countries

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Published by U.S. Agency for International Development in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries -- Developing countries.,
    • Book industries and trade -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Stanley A. Barnett [and] Roland R. Piggford.
      ContributionsPiggford, Roland R., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ730.A1 B37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 235 p.
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5390958M
      LC Control Number72602338


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