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Outdoor education and the curriculum, or, That"sall very well in theory, but...

National Association for Outdoor Education. (Kent) Study Weekend

Outdoor education and the curriculum, or, That"sall very well in theory, but...

report of Study Weekend 1979.

by National Association for Outdoor Education. (Kent) Study Weekend

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Published by N.A.O.E. in [Doncaster] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Held at Bowles Outdoor Pursuits Centre, Eridge Green, Kent, March 30th to April 1st, 1979.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14244391M


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