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Story-writing in an inner-city school.

Anne Cooke

Story-writing in an inner-city school.

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Published by The author] in [S.l .
Written in English


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Thesis (M. Ed. (Professional Development))- University of Ulster, 1990.

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Open LibraryOL19447701M


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