Physical education for children with special needs.
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Published by Dept. of Education in Wellington .
Written in English


  • Physical education for children with disabilities.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCampbell, D. M., New Zealand. Dept. of Education.
LC ClassificationsGV445 .P495 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination131 p. :
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3220784M
LC Control Number83130548

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