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place of a university in the modern community

Robert Gordon Menzies

place of a university in the modern community

an address delivered at the annual commencement of the Canberra University College, 1939.

by Robert Gordon Menzies

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Published by Univ. Press in Melbourne .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCanberra University College
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15509602M

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