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The Road to Life: An Epic of Education -  Book Two by  A. S Makarenko - First Edition Thus 4th Printing - 1973 - from Post Horizon Booksellers (IOBA) (SKU: 043459)

The Road to Life: An Epic of Education - Book Two

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The Road to Life: An Epic of Education - Book Two

by Makarenko, A. S

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Moscow, USSR: Progress Publishers, 1973. First Edition Thus 4th Printing. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 453pp. Prov. library stamp at bottom of title page. Goldenrod cloth with brown lettering on spine. No wear to covers or spine. Binding square and sound. Illustrated DJ clean, showing light wear top and bottom back edges, very small chips to head and tail. DJ preserved in archival cover.. From the Progress Soviet Authors Library. "Anton Semyonovich Makarenko was a Russian educator and novelist. The Road to Life, in which Makarenko describes life in the Gorky Colony and his pedagogical system, was begun in 1925 and completed in 1935. The language of the book... gives subtle psychological descriptions of the pupils and teachers in the colony.

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Bookseller
Post Horizon Booksellers (IOBA) CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
043459
Title
The Road to Life: An Epic of Education - Book Two
Author
Makarenko, A. S
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition Thus 4th Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Progress Publishers
Place of Publication
Moscow, USSR
Date Published
1973
Keywords
Makarenko, A. S. (Anton Semyonovich), 1888-1939. Gorky Colony - Memoir. Education - USSR - Pedagogy. NOISBN Educators, History, Experimental Methods, Philosophy & Social Aspects
Bookseller catalogs
Biography and Memoirs; Education and Teaching;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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