Teaching aids for blind and visually limited children
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Published by American Foundation for the Blind in New York .
Written in English


  • Blind -- Education,
  • Teaching -- Aids and devices

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Barbara Dorward [and] Natalie Barraga.
ContributionsBarraga, Natalie.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 132 p.
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13576986M

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