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What is Braille?

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Many people who are blind learn Braille in order to read. This innovative code allows them to read everything from popular books to maps and signs as well as write their own books. Learn the history of Braille, how it has developed, and how it is used by some young people featured in this book.
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Grouped Work ID 256b7906-afc2-eca7-163e-94241f895d0e
Full title what is braille
Author kent deborah
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-21 22:53:12PM
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series Overcoming barriers
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subject_facet Braille -- Juvenile literature
title_display What is Braille?
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title_short What is Braille?
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