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Published by Adaptive Environments, MIG Communications in Boston, Mass, Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English



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  • Barrier-free design -- United States,
  • Universal design -- Study and teaching -- United States

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Polly Welch.
ContributionsWelch, Polly.
LC ClassificationsNA2545.A1 S78 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 295 p. :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL808478M
ISBN 100944661238
LC Control Number95045224

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