Teaching reading to individuals with learning difficulties

by Patrick Ashlock

Publisher: C. C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill

Written in English
Published: Pages: 195 Downloads: 598
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 163-174.

Statementby Patrick Ashlock awith contributions by Wineva Montooth Grzynkowicz and Richard L. Dervin.
ContributionsGrzynkowicz, Wineva Montooth, Dervin, Richard L.
The Physical Object
Paginationcvii, 195 p. ;
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23849991M

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