Report on research project into the employment of disabled persons suffering from tetraplegia by National Spinal Injuries Centre.

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Published by National Fund for Research into Crippling Diseases in Horsham, West Sussex .

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Statementeditor: J.J. Walsh.
SeriesAction research for the crippled child
ContributionsWalsh, J. J., National Fund for Research into Crippling Diseases.
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Pagination86p.
Number of Pages86
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Open LibraryOL19974004M

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