by Published by Auburn Theological Seminary in cooperation with The Presbyterian Historical Society in [New York?] .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 12.
|Statement||prepared by Linda J. Clark and James W. Fraser.|
|Series||Auburn studies in education -- no. 4|
|Contributions||Fraser, James W., 1944-|
|LC Classifications||BR138 C52|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||12,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||12|
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