Thinking Skills (Cambridge International Examinations) by John Butterworth

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Published by Cambridge University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Humanities,
  • General,
  • Reference,
  • Education,
  • English as a Second Language,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Designed / suitable for other (non-UK) curricula & examinations

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7744147M
ISBN 100521521491
ISBN 109780521521499

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