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Published by The Institute in Seoul, Korea .
Written in English



  • Korea (South)


  • Education -- Korea (South)

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Edition Notes

StatementMinistry of Education, Republic of Korea ; [compiled and published by National Institute of Education].
ContributionsKorea (South). Munʼgyobu., National Institute of Education (Korea)
LC ClassificationsLA1331 .E373 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3102655M
LC Control Number82208333

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