First level of education in the Asian region.

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SeriesBulletin of the Unesco Regional Office for Education in Asia ;, no. 14
LC ClassificationsL10.U55 A3 no. 14, LA1052 A3 no. 14
The Physical Object
Paginationlx, 265, xliii p.
Number of Pages265
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Open LibraryOL5108691M
LC Control Number74181141

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