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What is it like to be blind?

Deborah Kent

What is it like to be blind?

by Deborah Kent

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Published by Enslow Publishers, Inc. in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blind children,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDeborah Kent
    SeriesOvercoming barriers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1596.3 .K46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25328251M
    ISBN 109780766037687
    LC Control Number2010045200

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