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 Short Book - SH
Female Narrator - FN
Grades 4-7 - JU5
Juvenile - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Individuals w/ Disabilities - BID
Disability Interest - DII
Social problems - Welfare & services - 362
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Massachusetts Interest - MAI
Society - Problems & services - 360
LC Subject Deafblind women - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
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).
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