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2 edition of Designing for the disabled. found in the catalog.

Designing for the disabled.

Selwyn Goldsmith

Designing for the disabled.

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Published by Royal Institute of British Architects in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barrier-free design.,
  • Architecture.,
  • Equipment and Supplies.,
  • Handicapped.,
  • Housing.,
  • Self-Help Devices.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 193-202.

    ContributionsRoyal Institute of British Architects.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRD795
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p.
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5565060M
    LC Control Number67069474


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