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Teaching and understanding drama

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Published by NFER in Windsor .
Written in English

  • Drama in education.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by] Norman Stephenson and Denis Vincent.
    ContributionsStephenson, Norman., Vincent, Denis.
    LC ClassificationsPN3171 .T4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. ;
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5255996M
    ISBN 100856330736
    LC Control Number75329249

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