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Recreation for blind adults

Maurice Case

Recreation for blind adults

organized programs in specialized settings.

by Maurice Case

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by C. C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blind -- Recreation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 195-199.

    StatementWith forewords by Morton Thompson, Edith L. Ball [and] Milton A. Gabrielsen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1765 .C35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5948610M
    LC Control Number65020836
    OCLC/WorldCa173892

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