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Author Clarke, R. J. (Roger John), 1940- author.

Title Learn braille : uncontracted (grade 1) & contracted (grade 2) / R. J. Clarke.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  411 CLA    Check Shelf
Description 89 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note "Dots are printed, not embossed so that a sighted person can easily learn braille to assist a visually impaired person"--Page [4] of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction to uncontracted braille -- The braille cell -- Letters -- Punctuation -- Numbers -- Typeforms -- Simple arrows -- Simple shapes -- UEB music -- Foreign letters -- Introduction to contracted braille -- Grade 1 indicators -- Alphabetic wordsigns -- Final-letter groupsigns -- Initial-letter contractions -- Strong wordsigns -- Strong groupsighns -- Strong contractions -- Lower groupsigns -- Lower wordsigns -- Shortforms -- Preferences -- Braille courses -- Bibliography.
Summary "Learn braille by sight ... The type of braille in this book is called UEB (Unified English Braille) which is the international standard for English speaking countries. In this book, you will learn grade 1 and grade 2 braille, which is now known as uncontracted and contracted braille" -- Page [4] of cover.
Subject Braille -- Study and teaching -- United States.
Blind -- United States -- Printing and writing systems.
Blind -- Printing and writing systems. (OCoLC)fst00834334
Braille -- Study and teaching. (OCoLC)fst00837565
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
ISBN 9781539368137 (paperback)
1539368130 (paperback)
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