The unseen minority a social history of blindness in America

Title The unseen minority a social history of blindness in America
Names Koestler, Frances A.
Book Number DB037927
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Examines U.S. contributions toward improving the condition of blind individuals. Discusses the invention of braille and the origins of the talking book. Includes portraits of Louis Braille of France, Helen Keller, Anne Sullivan Macy, and Dorothy Eustis, as well as detailed accounts of mid-twentieth-century federal and state legislation.
Narrator Benson, Esther.
Local Subject Disability Interest - DII
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Adult Book - AD
Disability Interest - Visual Disability - DIV
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Long Book - LO
Politics and Government - POL
Technology & Computers - TEC
Sociology - SOC
Social Needs and Problems - CONP
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Blind - United States - History
Call Number 362.410973 ANF
Language English
Released 1976
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1976 (AFB, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : D. McKay Co., c1976.
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