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Statistical database for literacy

Statistical database for literacy

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Published by National Institute of Adult Education in New Delhi .
Written in English


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Statement[compilation], Prem Chand.
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LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 93/60242 (L)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationv. <1 >
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1061504M
LC Control Number93906930

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