She touched the world Laura Bridgman, deaf-blind pioneer

Title She touched the world Laura Bridgman, deaf-blind pioneer
Names Alexander, Sally Hobart.
Alexander, Robert Joseph.
Book Number DB066527
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Biography of Laura Bridgman (1829-1889), the first deaf-blind child to receive a formal education--decades before Helen Keller. Discusses the causes of Laura's deaf-blindness at age two; her sponsorship at Perkins Institution; and her success at learning manual sign language. For grades 4-7. 2008.
Narrator Giannarelli, Laura.
Local Subject Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Short Book - SH
Young Adult Book - YA
Disability Interest - DII
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Biography - Individuals w/ Disabilities - BID
Disability Interest - Visual Disability - DIV
Hearing Disability Interest - DIH
Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 4-7.
LC Subject Deafblind women - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
Call Number j362.41092 B JNF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Clarion Books, c2008.
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