Perkins School for the Blind Bound Clippings, Vol. 6

Perkins School for the Blind Bound Clippings, Vol. 6 : Prevention of Blindness, 1918-1926 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Perkins School for the Blind Bound Clippings, Vol. 6: Prevention of Blindness, 1918-1926 Blindness has always been one of the di rect scourge: of the East, associated inj the eyes of the white observer with the poverty and neglect of the lowest castes. According' to a recent count, the Bombay presidency in India alone has blind, of them suffering from preventable conjunctivitis. Out of every hundred blind, ten sufier from the equally preventable ophthalmia neonato mm. A Blind Relief Association recently. Formed in Bombay has for its chief aim, the prevention of blindness and is in correspond ence with the American National Committee for the Prevention of Blindness in its search for the most effective-policies and methods. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 132 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 186g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243119992
  • 9780243119998