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In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society. Includes 5,000 essential facts to know.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Vintage; Updated and Expanded edition (April 12, 1988)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 272 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0394758439
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0394758435
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 10.1 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.15 x 0.67 x 7.98 inches
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