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Susan K. Croker


the problems they present public libraries in Sweden (the Yugoslavs and Finns), the United Kingdom (the Indians and Pakistanis), the United States of America (the Spanish-speaking i.e. the Mexican-Americans, the Puerto Ricans and the Cubans)

by Susan K. Croker

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Published by College of Librarianship, Wales in [Aberystwyth] .
Written in English

  • Libraries and immigrants.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 52-54.

    StatementSusan K. Croker.
    SeriesStudent project ;, no. 5, Students project ;, no. 5.
    LC ClassificationsZ671 .C625 no. 5, Z711.8 .C625 no. 5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[5], 54 p. ;
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4928904M
    ISBN 100904020002
    LC Control Number76355505

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