The college-bound student"s almanac
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Published by Monarch Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English



  • United States


  • College student orientation -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Edition Notes

StatementWilliam F. Shanahan.
LC ClassificationsLB2343.3 .S49
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 171 p. :
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4406533M
ISBN 100671184318
LC Control Number79009660

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