The Education of a University President

Cover of: The Education of a University President | Marvin Wachman

Published by Temple University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Administration - General,
  • Educators,
  • Higher,
  • Biography / Autobiography

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Book details

ContributionsJames W. Hilty (Foreword)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9465233M
ISBN 101592133770
ISBN 109781592133772

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