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Author: Louise Baker
Publisher: New York, London, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. [1946]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the age of eight, Louise Baker lost her right leg in a bicycle-meets-car accident. Out on a Limb is her story of her subsequent life as a uniped. Throughout the book she maintains a fine balance, never denying the difficulties of her handicap, never inviting pity for her plight, as she recounts adventures she might never have had with two legs.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Baker, Louise, 1909-1981.
Out on a limb.
New York, London, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Co. [1946]
(OCoLC)562418636
Online version:
Baker, Louise, 1909-1981.
Out on a limb.
New York, London, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Co. [1946]
(OCoLC)570555881
Named Person: Louise Baker; Louise Maxwell Baker; Louise Baker
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Baker
OCLC Number: 1193192
Description: 4 preliminary leaves, 213 pages
Responsibility: by Louise Baker ...

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At the age of eight, Louise Baker lost her right leg in a bicycle-meets-car accident. Out on a Limb is her story of her subsequent life as a uniped. Throughout the book she maintains a fine balance, never denying the difficulties of her handicap, never inviting pity for her plight, as she recounts adventures she might never have had with two legs.

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