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Encouraging scientific talent a study of America"s able students who are lost to college, and of ways of attracting them to college and science careers. by Charles Chester Cole

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Published by College Entrance Examination Board in New York .
Written in English


  • Science -- Study and teaching.,
  • Science -- Vocational guidance.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination259 p.
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13586167M
LC Control Number56014141

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