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Early childhood mathematics

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English


  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Early childhood)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSusan Sperry Smith.
LC ClassificationsQA135.5 .S579 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 258 p. :
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL984972M
ISBN 100205167578
LC Control Number96022759

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