President"s Committee on Mental Retardation
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President"s Committee on Mental Retardation a historical review 1966-1985 by Fred J. Krause

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Published by The Committee in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- President"s Committee on Mental Retardation.,
  • Mentally handicapped -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Fred J. Krause.
ContributionsUnited States. President"s Committee on Mental Retardation.
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17668760M

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