Universal design handbook

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .

Written in English

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StatementWolfgang F.E. Preiser, editor in chief ; Elaine Ostroff, senior editor ; foreword by Robert Ivy
ContributionsPreiser, Wolfgang F. E, Ostroff, Elaine
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA2545.A1 U55 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15331988M
ISBN 100071359575
LC Control Number2001030754

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