Who was Louis Braille?

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Louis Braille certainly wasn't your average teenager. Blind from the age of four, he was only fifteen when in 1824 he invented a reading system that converted printed words into columns of raised dots. Through touch, Braille opened the world of books to the sightless, and almost two hundred years later, no one has ever improved upon his simple, brilliant idea.
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9781484423257
9780698167766
9780448479033
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MG
Level 5.3, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
780L
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Grouping Title who was louis braille
Grouping Author frith margaret
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-11 22:54:21PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-12 00:07:04AM

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series Who was ?
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subject_facet Blind, Braille, Louis, -- 1809-1852, France -- Biography, Inventors
title_display Who was Louis Braille?
title_full Who Was Louis Braille?, Who was Louis Braille? / by Margaret Frith ; illustrated by Robert Squier
title_short Who was Louis Braille?
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