4 edition of A case for geography in the new South Africa found in the catalog.
A case for geography in the new South Africa
by Geography Curriculum Initiative in South Africa in [Pietermaritzburg]
|Statement||edited by L.B. Hurry.|
|Contributions||Hurry, L. B., Geography Curriculum Initiative in South Africa.|
|LC Classifications||G76.5.S6 C37 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||111 p. :|
|Number of Pages||111|
|LC Control Number||94231243|
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