Playwork a guide to good practice by Paul Bonel

Cover of: Playwork | Paul Bonel

Published by Stanley Thornes in Cheltenham .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Play,
  • Child care,
  • Child development

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementPaul Bonel, Jennie Lindon.
ContributionsLindon, Jennie., Bonel, Paul.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ778.5 .B66 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 298 p. :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18389875M
ISBN 100748754962
OCLC/WorldCa44736550

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