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Low vision

a symposium marking the twentieth anniversary of the Lighthouse Low Vision Service : [proceedings]

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lighthouse Low Vision Service.,
  • Low vision -- Congresses.,
  • Ophthalmic lenses -- Congresses.,
  • Vision disorders -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Eleanor E. Faye and Clare M. Hood ; with a foreword by Wesley D. Sprague.
    ContributionsFaye, Eleanor E., 1923- ed., Hood, Clare M., ed., Lighthouse Low Vision Service.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRE48 .L68
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5061815M
    ISBN 100398033722
    LC Control Number74026641

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