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A man without words

by Susan Schaller

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  • 27 Currently reading

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

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Ildefonso.,
    • Deaf -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Mexicans -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Deaf -- Means of communication.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Schaller ; with a foreward by Oliver Sacks.
      ContributionsSacks, Oliver W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV2534.I43 S33 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination204 p. ;
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1272155M
      ISBN 100520202651
      LC Control Number95003438
      OCLC/WorldCa31969007

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