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Published by National Association of Social Workers in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Report writing.,
  • Social sciences -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBradbury, Dorothy Edith., Bradbury, Dorothy Edith., Klein, Helen E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH91 .B69 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4120254M
    ISBN 100871016206
    LC Control Number80065480

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Some principles of good writing and the library search. New York, National Association of Social Workers [] (OCoLC) Online version: Bradbury, Dorothy Edith. Some principles of good writing and the library search. New York, National Association of Social Workers [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Some principles of good writing and the library search. Washington, D.C.: National Association of Social Workers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Edith Bradbury; Helen E Klein.

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