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People of vision

a history of the American Council of the Blind

by James J. Megivern

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Published by American Council of the Blind in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Council of the Blind -- History.,
  • National Federation of the Blind -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames J. and Marjorie L. Megivern.
    ContributionsMegivern, Marjorie., American Council of the Blind.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1788 .M54 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 720 p. :
    Number of Pages720
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3694567M
    ISBN 101410729559
    LC Control Number2003091443
    OCLC/WorldCa53275221

    Audio book players designed to support DAISY format give people who are blind or have low vision a lot of functionality to access and enjoy audio books. DAISY stands for Digital Accessible Information System. It is a digital talking book format that offers many advantages over traditional audio books on a traditional audio CD. It was the first U.S. history textbook to incorporate sustained attention to cultural history, the West, and the environment. The Fifth Edition maintains these strengths as well as the book's distinctive focus on the enduring vision of the American people, "the determination to live up to the values that give meaning to America." - Back cover.

    The words Joseph Smith uses to describe his vision seem to be borrowed from the Book of Acts, namely apostle Paul's vision of Christ on the way to Damascus. And it came to pass, that, as I made my journey, and was come nigh unto Damascus about noon, suddenly there shone from heaven a great light round about me. Every Mac is built with assistive technologies to support people who are blind or have low vision. The VoiceOver screen reader describes exactly what’s happening on your screen. Hover Text lets you instantly magnify a selection of text. And Display Accommodations support color blindness and other vision needs.

    Isaiah, prophet after whom the biblical Book of Isaiah is named, a significant contributor to Jewish and Christian traditions. His call to prophecy in about BCE coincided with the beginnings of the westward expansion of the Assyrian empire, which Isaiah proclaimed to be a warning from God to godless people. Healthy People Framework Background (Past and Present) Healthy People is a national effort that sets goals and objectives to improve the health and well-being of people in the United States. History of the Healthy People Initiative Healthy People .


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