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Literacy and the museum: making the connections

Literacy and the museum: making the connections

working papers of the symposium, November 1990.

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Published by Canadian Museums Association in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literacy -- Canada -- Congresses.,
  • Museums -- Canada -- Educational aspects -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsCanadian Museums Association.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 leaves ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21256906M
    ISBN 100919106269

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