2 edition of Character education through cases from biography found in the catalog.
Character education through cases from biography
Vernon A. Jones
|Statement||By Vernon Jones.|
|Contributions||Jones, Vernon A. b. 1897.|
|LC Classifications||CT107 .J682|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 60 p.|
|Number of Pages||60|
|LC Control Number||31020751|
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