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Helping our children talk

Hilda J. Meers

Helping our children talk

a guide for teachers of young or handicapped children

by Hilda J. Meers

  • 238 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Children -- Language,
  • Children with mental disabilities -- Language

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHilda J. Meers.
    SeriesLongman early childhood education
    LC ClassificationsLB1139.L3 M385
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5213768M
    ISBN 100582250145, 0582250102
    LC Control Number75043561

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