Helen Keller: Her Life in Pictures
Rare photographs and informative text tell the story of Helen Keller's life from the iconic moment at the pump through her career as goodwill delegate to the world.
The fascinating life of one of the most popular historical figures is told through images -- most rarely, if ever, seen -- from the American Foundation for the Blind and The Perkins School for the Blind. The images trace Keller's life from birth, to childhood with Annie Sullivan in the cottage, to college, and on to her many years as a dedicated social activist and spokesperson. We get a glimpse of her sense of humor, her experiences as a lecturer on the vaudeville circuit, her many pets, and her last quiet years in Connecticut.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MelindaBoland - LibraryThing
This truly is Helen Keller's life told through pictures. This goes far beyond "The Miracle Worker" and tells of Keller's activism and wonderful contributions to the world. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - RiaO - LibraryThing
I LOVED this book. I like how it had the braille connections on each page, and really went in depth about her life at different points. I also liked how it had so many pictures so you could really get a sense of who Helen Keller and Annie Sullivan were and develop a more realistic view. Read full review