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Literacy saves lives

United Kingdom Reading Association. Conference

Literacy saves lives

by United Kingdom Reading Association. Conference

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Published by United Kingdom Reading Association in Shepreth, Nr Royston, Herts .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literacy -- Great Britain -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Bobbie Neate.
    ContributionsNeate, Bobbie.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15392133M
    ISBN 101897638140
    OCLC/WorldCa36296956

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