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Design for independent living the environment and physically disabled people by Raymond Lifchez

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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  • Barrier-free design -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Raymond Lifchez and Barbara Winslow.
ContributionsWinslow, Barbara, 1941-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA2545.P5 L5 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3791872M
ISBN 100520044347
LC Control Number81071561

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