Problems and prospects of an urban public university

by City University of New York. City College. in New York

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Edition Notes

Statementa report by Robert E. Marshak, president, the City College of the City University of New York, biennium/1970-1972.
ContributionsMarshak, Robert Eugene, 1916-
LC ClassificationsLD3819 .A63
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5094485M
LC Control Number74166131

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