Myths and realities

1983 report on the AASCU presidential spouses
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American Association of State Colleges and Universities , Washington, DC
College presidents" spouses -- United States., Entertaining -- United States., Social surveys -- United St

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United St

StatementRoberta H. Ostar.
ContributionsAmerican Association of State Colleges and Universities.
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LC ClassificationsLB2341 .O87 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 42 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3179805M
ISBN 100880441011
LC Control Number83022407
OCLC/WorldCa10146365

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