By: Rogers, Frederick Rand
New York/Monterey CA, Pleiades Publications: c.1949
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 79
Condition: Near Fine in Good+ dj
(price-clipped) [jacket worn, with several tears, soiling on back cover]. Pity the poor author -- he set out to simply write a biography of his beloved professor Ellwood Patterson Cubberly, first dean of the School of Education at Stanford, "for over fifty years devoted to American public education to the exclusion of all else save his devoted wife." In the process of research, however, he smelled something rotten, and upon further investigation discovered nothing less than what he termed "a mortal defect in the body-politic of North America." So instead he decided to write a h... View More...