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Published by 3 Division Printing Press Ltd., Air-tight Security and Commercial Printers in [Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria .
Written in English



  • Nigeria.


  • Children with disabilities -- Education -- Social aspects -- Nigeria.,
  • Special education -- Nigeria.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 89-91.

StatementIzuka John Ihenacho.
LC ClassificationsLC4038.N6 I37 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2299893M
LC Control Number86172513

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