2 edition of Better schools for Kansas children found in the catalog.
Better schools for Kansas children
Kansas. Dept. of Education.
1950 by A.F. Throckmorton, State superintendent of public instruction in Topeka .
Written in English
|Genre||Handbooks, manuals, etc.|
|LC Classifications||LB1561.K2 A2 1951|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||110|
|LC Control Number||50062699|
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