TITLE

WHY JOHNNY STILL CAN'T READ (Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Vigilante, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 1981
SOURCE
National Review;6/26/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p737
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Why Johnny Still Can't Read," by Rudolf Flesch.
ACCESSION #
6070188

 

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