Helen Keller in Her Own Words, 1st Edition

  • Caroline Kennon
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 148241404X
  • ISBN-13: 9781482414042
  • DDC: 362.4
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released November 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This work explores the life of Helen Keller who though she became deaf and blind after a childhood illness in 1882, went on to become a renowned author, activist, and speaker. With the help of her teacher, Anne Sullivan, Keller overcame major obstacles in her life and became an advocate for others. This inspiring biography uses Keller's own words as a primary source, so that readers can better know and understand this amazing woman and leader.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Fever.
2: Anne Sullivan.
3: Breakthroughs.
4: In School.
5: Book Lover.
6: Writing.
7: Lecture Tour.
8: A American Foundation for the Blind.
9: Without Teacher.
10: Education for All.
11: The Presidential Medal of Freedom.
12: Death and Legacy.
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