1 edition of Living with handicap found in the catalog.
Living with handicap
Bibliography: p. 368-372.
|Statement||edited by Eileen Younghusband [and others]. Contributors: Dorothy Birchall [and others].|
|Contributions||Younghusband, Eileen Louise, 1902- ed., Birchall, Dorothy., National Bureau for Co-operation in Child Care.|
|LC Classifications||HV890.G7 L5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 372 p.|
|Number of Pages||372|
|LC Control Number||70500564|
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