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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Universities and colleges -- History,
  • Education, Medieval

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Homer Haskins.
SeriesCornell paperbacks -- CP-15
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 107 p. ;
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14421230M
ISBN 100801490154
OCLC/WorldCa33203720

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