Outdoor education; a survey of activity in Canada
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Published by Information Division, Canadian Education Association in Toronto] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Canada.

Subjects:

  • Outdoor education -- Canada.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 52-53.

Statement[compiled and edited by Harriett Goldsborough.
ContributionsCanadian Education Association.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB1047 .G56
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5384148M
LC Control Number72485531

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