Child of the silent night

Title Child of the silent night
Names Hunter, Edith F.
Book Number BR013357
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation A biography of Laura Bridgman, born in 1829, blind, deaf, and mute from having scarlet fever at age two. Describes her early years at home and the decision to send her to the Perkins Institute, where Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe taught her to communicate. For grades 4-7. 1963.
Local Subject Disability Interest - DII
Juvenile Book - JU
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Massachusetts Interest - MAI
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Individuals w/ Disabilities - BID
Disability Interest - Visual Disability - DIV
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2002 - B202
Audience Notes For grades 4-7.
LC Subject Deafblind women - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
Teachers of the deaf - Juvenile literature
Teachers of the blind - Juvenile literature
Call Number j362.41092 B 92 JNF
Language English
Released 1963
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1963 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1963.
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