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Louis Braille : bringer of hope to the blind

Author: Patricia Lantier; Beverley Birch
Publisher: Milwaukee : G. Stevens Children's Books, 1991.
Series: People who made a difference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : North American edView all editions and formats
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The life of the nineteenth-century Frenchman, accidentally blinded as a child, who originated the raised dot system of reading and writing used by the blind throughout the world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Louis Braille; Louis Braille; Louis Braille
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Lantier; Beverley Birch
ISBN: 0836804546 9780836804546
OCLC Number: 21761048
Notes: "This edition is abridged from Louis Braille : the inventor of a way to read and write that has helped millions of blind people communicate with the world ... written by Beverly Birch."--Preliminary page.
Description: 68 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: People who made a difference.
Responsibility: Patricia Lantier, Beverly Birch.

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The life of the nineteenth-century Frenchman, accidentally blinded as a child, who originated the raised dot system of reading and writing used by the blind throughout the world.

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