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Environmental education as telling our stories

National Council for Geographic Education

Environmental education as telling our stories

by National Council for Geographic Education

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Published by The Council in [Oak Park, Ill.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Allen, Rodney F.,
  • Ecology -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 12

    Statementby Rodney F. Allen.
    SeriesInstructional activities series -- IA/S-14
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22782543M

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