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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Slatin, John M.
Maximum accessibility : Making Your Web Site More Usable for Everyone / John M. Slatin, Sharron Rush.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-201-77422-4 (Paperback :alk.paper)
1. Web sites Design. 2. Computers and people with disabilities.
I. Rush, Sharron. II. Title.
TK5105.888 .S593 2003
005.7'2 dc21 2002006548
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