An academy of every virtue A history of Mount de Sales Academy, Catonsville, Maryland, 1852-2002 by Richard C Randt

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Published by Gateway Press .

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Subjects:

  • Catholic high schools,
  • Catonsville,
  • History,
  • Mount de Sales Academy,
  • Single-sex schools

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages311
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Open LibraryOL11781530M
ISBN 100971538603
ISBN 109780971538603
OCLC/WorldCa49315208

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