New opportunities for deaf children
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New opportunities for deaf children by Irene Rosetta Ewing

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Published by C. C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English


  • Deafness in children,
  • Deaf -- Education

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Irene R. Ewing and Alex W. G. Ewing.
ContributionsEwing, Alexander William Gordon, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHV2395 .E83
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5816595M
LC Control Number61000957

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