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Proprietary vocational schools hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-third Congress, second session .... by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Special Studies Subcommittee.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Proprietary schools -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Occupational training -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .G676 1974c
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 324 p. :
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4851784M
LC Control Number75600729

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