Getting to know Eastern Europe, Bulgaria an interdisciplinary thematic unit for middle school students : Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminars Abroad, 1997 (Romania and Bulgaria) by

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Other titlesInterdisciplinary thematic unit for middle school students, Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminar Abroad, 1997 (Romania and Bulgaria)
StatementJean Stroble.
ContributionsEducational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
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TITLE Getting to Know Eastern Europe: Bulgaria. Interdisciplinary Thematic Unit for Middle School Students. Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminars Abroad, (Romania and Bulgaria). SPONS AGENCY Center-for International Education (ED), Washington, DC.

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