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The Stanford century

The Stanford century

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Published by Stanford Alumni Association in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

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  • Stanford University -- History.

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    Includes index.

    Statementtext by Linda Winthrop Peterson ; design by James R. Stockton ; story line by Peter C. Allen ; prologue by Wallace Stegner ; epilogue by Donald Kennedy.
    ContributionsPeterson, Linda Winthrop., Allen, Peter C., Stanford Alumni Association.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22947160M
    ISBN 100916318478
    LC Control Number91061447
    OCLC/WorldCa32428753

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