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Teaching literature in middle and secondary grades

by John S. Simmons

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Literature -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-328) and index.

      StatementJohn S. Simmons, H. Edward Deluzain.
      ContributionsDeluzain, H. Edward, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN70 .S5 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 353 p. :
      Number of Pages353
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2028046M
      ISBN 100205131956
      LC Control Number91004153
      OCLC/WorldCa23869039

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