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Developing vocabulary for college thinking

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

  • Vocabulary -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Critical thinking -- Problems, exercises, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSherrie L. Nist, Michele L. Simpson.
    GenreProblems, exercises, etc.
    ContributionsSimpson, Michele L.
    LC ClassificationsPE1449 .N495 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6793159M
    ISBN 10020532326X
    LC Control Number00059419

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