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Published by Altamira Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Oral history -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Oral History -- Methodology,
  • Interviewing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Historiography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBarbara W. Sommer and Mary Kay Quinlan.
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsQuinlan, Mary Kay.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD16.14 .S69 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22691673M
ISBN 109780759111578, 9780759111585, 9780759118058
LC Control Number2008051514

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