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Sylvia! : the biography of Sylvia Ashton-Warner

Author: Lynley Hood
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Viking, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography of Sylvia Ashton-Warner, one of the great educational innovators of the twentieth century. Through the use of 'key vocabulary' her pupils learned that language could not only reflect their own creative energies but be a mirror to life itself.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sylvia Ashton-Warner; Sylvia Ashton-Warner; Sylvia Ashton-Warner
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynley Hood
ISBN: 0670819379 9780670819379
OCLC Number: 23941268
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 264 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Lynley Hood.

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This is a biography of Sylvia Ashton-Warner who was a wife, mother, teacher, writer and artist. She led a life of self-doubt, driven by passions, which lay behind a mask she dare not lower. She  Read more...

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