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Rick Hansen

Author: Terry Barber
Publisher: [Edmonton] : Grass Roots Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the age of 15, Rick Hansen suffered an accident and was confined to a wheelchair for the rest of his life. Unwilling to let his disability hold him back, Hansen showed the world what a person with a disability can do. He wheeled through 34 countries on a Man in Motion World Tour to raise millions of dollars for spinal cord research and awareness. --Publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Rick Hansen; Rick Hansen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Barber
ISBN: 9781894593823 1894593820
OCLC Number: 226302708
Description: 48 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Terry Barber.

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At the age of 15, Rick Hansen suffered an accident and was confined to a wheelchair for the rest of his life. Unwilling to let his disability hold him back, Hansen showed the world what a person with a disability can do. He wheeled through 34 countries on a Man in Motion World Tour to raise millions of dollars for spinal cord research and awareness. --Publisher.

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