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Blind rights

David R Lowry

Blind rights

an examination of the law relating to the blind in Canada with particular reference to Nova Scotia

by David R Lowry

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Published by The Blind Rights Action Movement] in [Halifax .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blind -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.,
  • Blind -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Nova Scotia.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAn examination of the law relating to the blind in Canada with particular reference to Nova Scotia.
    Statementby David R. Lowry.
    ContributionsBlind Rights Action Movement.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 104 p. [16] leaves.
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20768427M

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