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Published by American Association of School Librarians in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English


  • School libraries -- Services to minorities -- United States,
  • Instructional materials centers -- Services to minorities -- United States,
  • Multiculturalism -- United States

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Edition Notes

Other titlesKnowledge quest.
Statementedited by Patricia Montiel-Overall and Donald C. Adcock ; featuring Introductions by Patricia Montiel-Overall.
SeriesBest of KQ series -- 2008
ContributionsMontiel-Overall, Patricia., Adcock, Donald C.
LC ClassificationsZ675.S3 S374 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17074001M
ISBN 109780838984963
LC Control Number2008034882

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