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Sifting and winnowing a chapter in the history of academic freedom at the University of Wisconsin by Theodore Herfurth

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Published by University of Wisconsin in [Madison] .
Written in English

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Places:

  • Wisconsin.

Subjects:

  • University of Wisconsin -- History.,
  • Academic freedom -- Wisconsin.

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Edition Notes

Source: Gift of Donald D. Walker, Aug. 1989.

Statementby Theodore Herfurth.
ContributionsWalker, Donald D., donor., University of Wisconsin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC72.3.W6 H47 1949
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1039810M
LC Control Number93236632

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