Reflections on growing up disabled

a product of the ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children
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Council for Exceptional Children , Reston, Va
Children with disabilities., Children with disabilities -- Biogr
Statementedited by Reginald L. Jones.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsJones, Reginald Lanier, 1931-, ERIC Clearinghouse on Handicapped and Gifted Children.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV888 .R43 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 103 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3499630M
ISBN 10086586134X
LC Control Number82019823

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