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The "miracle worker" and the transcendentalist : Annie Sullivan, Franklin Sanborn, and the education of Helen Keller

Author: David Wagner
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Paradigm Publishers, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Annie Sullivan taught the blind and deaf Helen Keller, and the philanthropist Franklin Sanborn saved Sullivan from the poorhouse. This is their story.

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Annie Sullivan; Helen Keller; F B Sanborn; Helen Keller; F B Sanborn; Annie Sullivan; Helen Keller; Franklin Benjamin Sanborn; Annie Sullivan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Wagner
ISBN: 9781594519369 1594519366 9781594519376 1594519374
OCLC Number: 682894244
Description: viii, 171 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: Sanborn's younger days 1831-1865 --
The post Civil War North: triumphant for some --
"Mr. Sanborn, Mr. Sanborn, I want to go to school" --
Yankee administrators and Irish populism --
Keller and Sullivan: world fame and local hostility 1887-1892 --
The attack on Keller and Sullivan in the early twentieth century --
Progressivism and radicalism in the 1910s --
Generations, class, ethnicity, gender, and disability in the conflict --
Epilogue: Keller and Sullivan Macy's later years, 1917-1968.
Responsibility: David Wagner.

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"In this delightful book...David Wagner has picked an excellent story to tell and he does a good job of doing so." -H Disability "A remarkable account of the clash over the education of Helen Keller. Read more...

 
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