Therapies and rehabilitation in Down syndrome
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Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd in Chichester, UK .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Jean-Adolphe Rondal and Alberto Rasore Quartino.
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LC ClassificationsRJ
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 214 p. :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22755334M
ISBN 109780470060063

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