Flying Without Wings: Personal Reflections on Loss, Disability, and Healing

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Bantam Books, Feb 1, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 212 pages
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Flying Without Wings is the powerful story of one man's struggle with disability--an illuminating and inspirational account of the resilience of the human spirit and its ability to triumph over loss and disability.

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This is an excellent book. It is both a personal narrative of the experience of having polio and receiving health care for this condition as well as an analysis of living with a disability and what gives life meaning and what makes it worth living by the author who is a psychiatrist. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

Beisser is a graduate of Stanford University and its medical school. He is a CLinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA, a Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and a recipient of its Gold Achievement Award.

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