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Who was Louis Braille?

Author: Margaret Frith; Robert Squier
Publisher: New York, New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), LLC., [2014] ©2014
Series: Who was-- .
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and times of the nineteenth-century Frenchman who developed the system of raised dots by which blind people read and write.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Louis Braille; Louis Braille; Louis Braille; Louis Braille
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Frith; Robert Squier
ISBN: 9780448479033 0448479036 9780606341677 0606341676 9781480640054 1480640050 9781484423257 1484423259
OCLC Number: 852221899
Description: 104 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm.
Contents: Who was Louis Braille? --
The accident --
The village school --
A wider world --
A change for the better --
Night writing --
The breakthrough --
From student to teacher --
A struggle --
A dark cloud --
A new home.
Series Title: Who was-- .
Other Titles: Louis Braille?
Responsibility: by Margaret Frith ; illustrated by Robert Squier.
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Examines the life and times of the nineteenth-century Frenchman who developed the system of raised dots by which blind people read and write.

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