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Cora Wilson Stewart and Kentucky"s moonlight schools fighting for literacy in America by Yvonne Honeycutt Baldwin

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Published by The University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Kentucky

Subjects:

  • Stewart, Cora Wilson, 1875-1958,
  • Educators -- Kentucky -- Biography,
  • Literacy -- Kentucky -- History -- 20th century,
  • Adult education -- Kentucky -- History -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementYvonne Honeycutt Baldwin.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA2317.S826 B35 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3414477M
ISBN 10081312378X
ISBN 109780813123783
LC Control Number2005030638

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