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Library service to the disadvantaged. by Eleanor Frances Brown

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English


  • Libraries and people with disabilities.,
  • People with disabilities -- Services for.

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Bibliography: p. 532-538.

LC ClassificationsZ711.92.H3 B7
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 560 p.
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4770107M
ISBN 100810804379
LC Control Number78162668

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