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The Story of My Life
The Story of My Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0451531566
Helen Keller's personal recollections and correspondence reveal her relationship with her beloved teacher, Annie Sullivan, and the problems and obstacles she encountered as she struggled to overcome her disabilities, in this special edition that features a new afterword by Marlee Matlin. Reprint.
Helen Keller: A Life
Helen Keller
A Life
Hardcover      ISBN: 0679443541
A full-scale biography draws on the massive archives of Helen Keller's estate and the unpublished memoirs of Keller's teacher, Annie Sullivan, to trace Keller's transformation from a furious girl to a world-renowned figure. 17,500 first printing. Tour.
Waking: A Memoir of Trauma and Transcendence
Waking
A Memoir of Trauma and Transcendence
Paperback      ISBN: 159486845x
An inspirational memoir about a car accident that ended the lives of two of the author's family members and rendered the author a paraplegic describes how his other surviving family members and he picked up the pieces of their lives, his recuperation at the Mayo Clinic, and his decision to become a disabled yoga instructor. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
Everyday Health and Fitness with Multiple Sclerosis: Achieve Your Peak Physical Wellness While Working with Limited Mobility
Everyday Health and Fitness with Multiple Sclerosis
Achieve Your Peak Physical Wellness While Working with Limited Mobility
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1592337414
Achieve real gains and remove obstacles in your path to fitness with Everyday Health and Fitness with Multiple Sclerosis. David Lyons' program is designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle maintain a healthy lifestyle and includes anecdotes from real people with MS, their limitations and how they followed this plan to reach their fitness goals. The customizable, high-intensity, calorie-burning workout builds lean muscle mass. Find advice and solutions for overcoming mental hurdles, nutrition fundamentals to properly fuel workouts, easily adaptable exercises, and motivation. Everyday Heath and Fitness is a road map for every person who wants to conquer a disease or disability, and just get moving.
A Loss for Words: The Story of Deafness in a Family
A Loss for Words
The Story of Deafness in a Family
Paperback      ISBN: 0060914254
The author recounts her life as a young girl raised by deaf parents, in a memoir that reflects on how parents grow and how children learn
The World I Live in / Helen Keller
The World I Live in / Helen Keller
Paperback      ISBN: 1590170679
Out of print for nearly a century, The World I Live In is Helen Keller's most personal and intellectually adventurous work—one that transforms our appreciation of her extraordinary achievements. Here this preternaturally gifted deaf and blind young woman closely describes her sensations and the workings of her imagination, while making the pro-vocative argument that the whole spectrum of the senses lies open to her through the medium of language. Standing in the line of the works of Emerson and Thoreau, The World I Live In is a profoundly suggestive exercise in self-invention, and a true, rediscovered classic of American literature. This new edition of The World I Live In also includes Helen Keller's early essay "Optimism," as well as her first published work, "My Story," written when she was twelve.
Dear Marcus: A Letter to the Man Who Shot Me
Dear Marcus
A Letter to the Man Who Shot Me
Paperback      ISBN: 0812983165
An inspiring memoir written in the form of a letter to an unknown man who shot the author in the back at the age of 13 and rendered him a paraplegic describes how he embraced forgiveness, earned a master's degree and became an advocate for the disabled.
The Life and Times of T. H. Gallaudet
The Life and Times of T. H. Gallaudet
Hardcover      ISBN: 1512600512
Edna Edith Sayers has written the definitive biography of T. H. Gallaudet (1787
Communication Variables of Cerebral Palsied and Mentally Retarded Children,
Communication Variables of Cerebral Palsied and Mentally Retarded Children,
Hardcover      ISBN: 0398023220
No Pity: People With Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement
No Pity
People With Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement
Paperback      ISBN: 0812924126
Discusses the struggle of disabled people to challenge discrimination and explains how the disabled used their political clout to gain passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act.