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Deaf sport the impact of sports within the deaf community by David Alan Stewart

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Published by Gallaudet University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Deaf -- United States.,
  • Sports for people with disabilities -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [204]-217) and index.

StatementDavid A. Stewart.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV2551 .S74 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 234 p. ;
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2026171M
ISBN 100930323742
LC Control Number91002056

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