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Aimed at alumni and potential scholars drawn to the university's ongoing project, in addition to present school and scholars wishing to stick modern at the paintings being performed round them, An Illinois Sampler showcases the easiest, the main bold, and the simplest educating practices built and nurtured at one of many world's optimum learn universities.
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An Illinois Sampler: Teaching and Research on the Prairie by Mary-Ann Winkelmes,Antoinette Burton,Kyle Mays