Foreign languages in primary education the teaching of foreign or second languages to younger children by Stern, H. H.

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  • Languages, Modern -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

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Bibliography: p. [134]-146.

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Statement[by] H.H. Stern.
SeriesLanguage and language learning, no. 14
LC ClassificationsLB1578 .S73 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 146 p.
Number of Pages146
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Open LibraryOL5641694M
LC Control Number68072979

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