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Libraries in the post war period

Charles Rupert Sanderson

Libraries in the post war period

being the report of the chief librarian to the Toronto Public Library Board, January, 1944.

by Charles Rupert Sanderson

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Published in [Toronto .
Written in English

  • Libraries and readers.,
  • Library extension.

  • Edition Notes

    Report signed. Charles R. Sanderson.

    ContributionsToronto Public Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16419625M

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