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Oregon school funding assessing the options by Bruce A. Weber

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Published by Extension Service, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English


  • Schools -- Oregon -- Finance.

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StatementB.A. Weber.
SeriesExtension circular / Oregon State University Extension Service -- 1329., Extension circular (Oregon State University. Extension Service) -- 1329.
ContributionsOregon State University. Extension Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. :
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16052473M

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