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introduction to design for mentally handicapped people

Centre on Environment for the Handicapped.

introduction to design for mentally handicapped people

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by Centre on Environment for the Handicapped.

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Published by C. E. H. in London .
Written in English


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Statement[compiled by Jane Hyde].
SeriesBibliography/Information sheet -- no 1
ContributionsHyde, Jane.
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