Against the pollution of the I : : selected writings of Jacques Lusseyran.

Title Against the pollution of the I : : selected writings of Jacques Lusseyran.
Names Lusseyran, Jacques.
Book Number BR013161
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Six biographical essays explore the nature of blindness and attitudes toward it. Lusseyran's "I" refers to an inner light, or "radiance," that he discovered after losing his eyesight at age eight. Describes incarceration and survival in Buchenwald; suggests that "disabilities, losses, griefs, and failings" are gifts that can lead to joy. 1999.
Local Subject Disability Interest - DII
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Biography - Blind Individuals - BIDV
Disability Interest - Visual Disability - DIV
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Short Pieces (Non-Fiction) - SHP
Biography - Contemporary - BIC
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Spiritual biography
Vision - Religious aspects
Prisoners of war - France - Biography
Prisoners of war - Germany - Biography
Blind - France - Biography
Call Number 940.5344092 B ANF
Language English
English
Released 1999
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1999 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : Parabola Books, c1999.
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