Helen Keller: crusader for the blind and deaf

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Publisher:
Dell,
Pub. Date:
1991.
Language:
English
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From the age of a year and a half, Helen Keller could not hear. She could not see, and she did not speak. She lived in a dark and lonely world--until Annie Sullivan came to teach her. Annie traced letters and words in Helen's hand, and made Helen realize she could "talk" to people. Eager to make up for lost time, Helen threw herself into her studies. She decided to teach others about the special training deaf and blind children need. Helen traveled all over the globe and raised money to start up schools for deaf and blind children. Her courage and her determination to help others conquer the odds against them earned her the respect and admiration of the world.
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ISBN:
9780440404392
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.1, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
620L
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Grouping Title helen keller crusader for the blind and deaf
Grouping Author graff stewart
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-10 01:06:21AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-12 04:13:46AM

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subject_facet Biographies, Blind -- Juvenile literature, Deaf -- Juvenile literature, Deafblind people -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Keller, Helen, -- 1880-1968 -- Juvenile literature, Literature, People with disabilities -- Juvenile literature
title_display Helen Keller : crusader for the blind and deaf
title_full Helen Keller : crusader for the blind and deaf / Stewart and Polly Anne Graff ; illustrated by Wayne Alfano
title_short Helen Keller :
title_sub crusader for the blind and deaf
topic_facet Blind, Deaf, Deafblind people, Keller, Helen, People with disabilities