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Reading with low vision aids

V. Fotinakis

Reading with low vision aids

by V. Fotinakis

  • 300 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by UMIST in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementV. Fotinakis ; supervised by C. Dickinson.
ContributionsDickinson, C., Optometry and Visual Sciences.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16778105M

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