Scattered shadows : : a memoir of blindness and vision

Title Scattered shadows : : a memoir of blindness and vision
Names Griffin, John Howard.
Book Number BR015751
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation The author of Black like Me (RC 17498) recounts losing his sight in 1947 from a war injury and unexpectedly recovering it ten years later. Describes his religious conversion to Catholicism during his blindness and individual and institutional reactions to his physical impairment. Some strong language. 2004.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Disability Interest - DII
Biography - Contemporary - BIC
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Biography - Blind Individuals - BIDV
Disability Interest - Visual Disability - DIV
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Autobiography - ABI
Biography - Individuals w/ Disabilities - BID
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Audience Notes Contains strong language.
LC Subject Blind - United States - Biography
Call Number 362.41092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2004
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2004 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, c2004.
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