3 edition of A small rural school and local farms found in the catalog.
A small rural school and local farms
1987 by PNL Press for the Primary Schools & Industry Centre in London .
Written in English
|Statement||Marguerite Roberts and Gill Aslett.|
|Series||Primary schools & industry case studies -- 3|
|Contributions||Aslett, Gill., Polytechnic of North London. Primary Schools and Industry Centre.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||12|
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