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Making the best of it--how to cope with being handicapped

by Gillian K. Holzhauser

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

  • People with disabilities -- Psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGillian K. Holzhauser.
    LC ClassificationsHV3011 .H65 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 175 p. ;
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2545018M
    ISBN 100345331168
    LC Control Number85026829

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