bridge to braille

reading and school success for the young blind child by Carol Castellano

Publisher: National Organization of Parents of Blind Children in Baltimore

Written in English
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  • Braille.,
  • Children, Blind -- Education (Elementary),
  • Children, Blind -- Education (Early childhood)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-150).

StatementCarol Castellano, Dawn Kosman ; illustrated by Lynne Cucco.
ContributionsKosman, Dawn, 1960-
LC ClassificationsHV1672 .C37 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 191 p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL672667M
ISBN 101885218087
LC Control Number97018720

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