How to read for maximum efficiency
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How to read for maximum efficiency by Michael Cliff Kellett

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Published by Creative Learning Services in [s.l.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Reading comprehension.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 224.

Statementby Michael Kellett and Steve Alfano.
ContributionsAlfano, Steve, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB1050.45 .K44
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4954495M
LC Control Number76382779

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