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Teaching a unit in astronomy, grades 1-9.

Joseph Russell Smith

Teaching a unit in astronomy, grades 1-9.

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Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16771026M

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