The evolution of young adult services in the Miami-Dade Public Library System, 1951-1984

a historical case study
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University Microfilms International , Ann Arbor, Mich
Miami-Dade Public Library., Young adults" libraries -- Flo
StatementRobin Reed Gault.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfilm reel
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Open LibraryOL17946860M

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